Cremation Costs

Immediate Cremation:       

Basic services of funeral director and staff, local transfer to funeral home (if beyond 30 miles a charge of $3.00 per mile will be added), cremation tray required by crematory, transportation Huron Forest Crematory in Oscoda, Michigan and the Huron Forest Crematory cremation fee.  Cremated remains will be returned in the black plastic container provided by the crematory within one week (documents permitting). 

Other charges you will likely incur: 

Death Certificates:   varies by county of death
Newspapers:    varies by publication
Cremation permits:  varies by county of death
Clergy honorarium:  varies per family wishes

 

Immediate Cremation with Memorial Service:     

Basic services of a funeral director and staff, local transfer to funeral home (if beyond 30 miles a charge of $3.00 per mile will be added), cremation tray required by crematory, transportation to Huron Forest Crematory in Oscoda, Michigan and the Huron Forest Crematory cremation fee.  A memorial service at the funeral home (to include two hours of visitation prior to the service).  Cremated remains will be returned in the black plastic container provided by the crematory within one week (documents permitting).  Please note there is an additional fee of $250.00 for a Saturday, Sunday or evening memorial service. 

Other charges you will likely incur:

Death Certificates:   varies by county of death
Newspapers:    varies by publication
Cremation permits:  varies by county of death
Clergy honorarium:  varies per family wishes 


Traditional Cremation:

Traditional funeral services with the body present followed by cremation.

This includes:

Basic services of funeral director and staff, transfer to funeral home (if beyond 30 miles a charge of $3.00 per mile will be added), embalming and preparation for final disposition, 3 hours of visitation at the funeral home or an off premise location, funeral ceremony following visitation on the same day at the same location, cremation casket, transportation to Huron Forest Crematory in Oscoda, Michigan and the Huron Forest Crematory cremation fee.  Please note there is an additional fee of $250.00 for a Saturday, Sunday or evening memorial service.

Other charges you will likely incur:

Death Certificates:   varies by county of death
Newspapers:    varies by publication
Cremation permits:  varies by county of death
Clergy honorarium:  varies per family wishes
Oversized casket – Newport casket please add $750.00 

 

Pricing is effective March 9, 2019. To receive the complete general price list you may call or email to make that request. 

We have numerous urns, keepsakes, jewelry options and similar items available at Buresh Funeral Homes to personalize your cremation.