Cremation & Burial Pricing

PEOPLE’S MEMORIAL has been making simple, dignified and economical cremation and burial available to Washington State residents for more than 70 years.  Let us help you make arrangements that are consistent with your values and beliefs at a price that is within your budget.

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

CREMATION OPTIONS:

Simple Cremation  $755

Cremation with an alternative container.   Cremated remains placed in basic urn for  pickup by survivors.

Simple Cremation with Memorial Service  $1,355

Cremation with an alternative container,  cremated remains placed in basic urn for  pickup by survivors.  Includes use of chapel facilities, handling of flowers, and coordinating memorial-type services Monday through Friday 9 AM to 5 PM.

BURIAL OPTIONS:

PEOPLE’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.

Simple Burial without Graveside Service  $1,215

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 with no family presence.

Direct Burial with Graveside Service  $1,615

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  $2,515

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  $2,915

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:

The PMA plans do not include: sales tax, King County cremation 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:

Expedited Cremation Fee (less than 5 working days)   $150.

Cremation Witness Fee (including expedited services & Private viewing)  $250.

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

Private Family Viewing of unembalmed remains  $200.

Disseminate Cremated Remains in Puget Sound (if offered)  $150.

Plus-size removal, cremation or burial per each 100 lbs or fraction over 300 lbs. $250

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, 2019.