Burial

People's Memorial Association BurialPEOPLE’S MEMORIAL Select Funeral Homes offer the full range of burial options, from simple burial to a complete funeral with viewing, chapel service, hearse and graveside service.   Don’t hesitate to ask the funeral director about customizing the arrangements to make them most meaningful for you, while at the same time respecting your budget.

Members can contact their choice of contracted funeral home for the negotiated rates below:

Direct Burial without Graveside Service  $1,099

Basic cloth-covered casket, delivery of casketed remains on Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 AM and 5 PM to a cemetery in the local service area.  This plan does not include a graveside service.

Direct Burial with Graveside Service  $1,499

Basic cloth-covered casket, delivery of casketed remains on Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 AM and 5 PM to a cemetery in the local service area.  This plan includes coordination of a graveside service.

Full Funeral Services with Basic Casket  $2,399

Basic cloth-covered casket and the following services as requested: embalming, dressing, cosmetology, use of chapel and/or viewing facilities, coordinating services at funeral chapel Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 AM and 5 PM, handling of flowers, delivery cemetery in the local service area.  This plan does not include a procession or graveside service.

Full Funeral Services with Metal Casket  $2,799

Basic 20-gauge metal casket and the following services as requested: embalming, dressing, cosmetology, use of chapel and/or viewing facilities, coordinating services at funeral chapel Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 AM and 5 PM, handling flowers, delivery of the casketed remains to a cemetery in the local service area without a procession or graveside service.

What is included in these Plans

All of our Plans include the pick-up and transportation of the deceased member at any hour of the day or night within the local 30 mile service area of selected funeral home, sheltering of remains and refrigeration, conference with survivors for arrangements, procurement and filing death certificate and notification of social security.

What is not included in these Plans

These plans do not include: sales tax, $60 King County medical examiner tax, transportation outside the 30 mile service area, ferry or bridge tolls, newspaper obituaries, flowers, honoraria for clergy, celebrant or musicians nor certified copies of death certificate (funeral home will file the original and assist with ordering certified copies at cost), nor other cash advance items.

Cost of Additional Goods and Services Available

Cremation Fee (following services in lieu of burial)  $300.

Private Family ID Viewing of unembalmed remains  $200.

Saturday/Holiday Viewing or Ceremony fee  $350.

Evening Viewing or Ceremony fee  $200.

Procession and/or Graveside service  (cost of police escort additional)  $400.

Transportation requiring 1 Person outside 30 mile service area  $3.00/mile one way

Transportation requiring 2 People outside 30 mile service area  $4.50/mile one way

Transportation requiring a ferry $80/hr for 1 staff person; $120/hr for 2 staff people

Additional goods and services, including a selection of caskets and urns may be purchased at a 15% discount from the General Price List of the chosen PEOPLE’S MEMORIAL contracted Funeral Home.

These contractual mortuary prices are in effect until May 31, 2015.
  • 2014 Annual Meeting

    Please join us on Saturday, April 12, 2014 for our Annual Meeting. We’ll be celebrating the 75th Anniversary of People’s Memorial Association.
    Location is University Unitarian Church, 6556 35th Ave NE, Seattle WA 98115 from 9:30-11:30 am.

  • Contact People’s Memorial Association

    The staff of People's Memorial Association may be reached Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm

    Phone: 206-325-0489

    Fax: 206-529-3801

    Email: info@peoplesmemorial.org

    To report a death:
    Please contact the contracted funeral home of your choice directly
    or
    Call 1-888-762-2762
    (1-888-PMA-2PMA) for a menu of our contracted funeral homes.