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Veteran's Immediate Burial / National Cemetery(also Spouse/Minor/Disabled Dependent Child

$1300.00

(ALSO REFERRED TO AS SIMPLE OR DIRECT BURIAL)

Our charge for an immediate burial (excluding any attendant rites or ceremonies) includes:

  • Basic services of funeral director and staff
    • If over 25 miles from funeral home add $2.00/mile

  • Refrigerated shelter of  non-embalmed remains for up to five days or portion thereof

    • If over Five days or portion thereof add $30/day or portion thereof

  • Coordination with legally authorized person(s) to execute contract authorizing funeral home to perform services and preparation of death certicate and all legal documents/authorizations required under Ohio OR PA law
  • Required Certificates/Letters/Authorizations/Permits:

  • Obtain Certified Copies of Death Certificate (if necessary)(cash advanced item) from the Ohio Department of Health and Burial Permit ($3.00 fee not included)

  • Bathing and dressing of the deceased when possible
  • Placement of deceased in burial container (cost of container additional)
  • Transportation to the cemetery in funeral home Service Vehicle to either:


    • National Cemeteries of the Alleghenies
    • 1158 Morgan Rd
    • Bridgeville, PA 15017
    • http://www.cem.va.gov/CEMs/nchp/ncalleghenies.asp
    • THERE IS NO CHARGE FROM THE NATIONAL CEMETERY FOR:
      • GRAVE, OPEN/CLOSE GRAVE, VAULT, MARKER, INSTALLATION OF MARKER, CARE OF THE GRAVE
      • OTHER BENEFITS MAY BE AVAILABLE FROM VETERAN'S COUNTY OF RESIDENCE OR FEDERAL VETERANS' ADMINISTRATION
  • Placement of local newspaper death notices (cash advanced item)

Veteran’s Immediate Burial with: 

  1. Alternative Container                                                                 $1300.00

  2. 20 Ga Steel Non-Gasketed Casket (Baron)                              $1980.00

  3. 20 Ga Steel Non-Gasketed Casket (Bradford)                          $2150.00

  4. 20 Ga Steel Gasketed Casket (Valencia)                                  $2480.00

     

    Funeral Director attendance at any of the above immediate burial packages ADD as follows:

     

  • Service at your location or Worship site add                                                                                     $350.00

    • Casketed Remains transported to a National Cemetery for burial without Military Honors.

  • Military Honors Service at a National Cemetery add                                                                         $350.00

  • Service at your location or worship site immediately followed by Military Honors at a National Cemetery add                                                                                                                                                     $500.00

  • Service at your location or Worship site with Military Honors at a National Cemetery each on a separate day add                                                                                                                                              $600.00

     

    Alternative containers encase the remains and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering).  The alternative containers we provide are: Corrugate Fiberboard (Heavy Waxed Cardboard).

  • **The alternative container should only be used for burial without ANY services or attendance.


  • Veterans seeking more traditional options can call the funeral home or refer to our Traditional Funeral Package  

  • Merchandise and cash advanced items are additional.

     

    All funeral homes doing business in the State of Ohio are required to collect sales tax on all items of personal tangible property.



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