Burial

People's Memorial partner 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.

These contractual prices are in effect until May 31, 2017.

Plan PMA Member Price
Direct Burial without Graveside Service $1,215
Direct Burial with Graveside Service $1,615
Full Funeral Services with Basic Casket $2,515
Full Funeral Services with Metal Casket $2,915

Direct 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
  • Does not include a graveside service

Direct Burial with Graveside Service - $1,615

  • All of the above plus:
  • Coordination of a graveside service

Full Funeral Services with Basic Casket - $2,515

  • Basic cloth-covered casket
  • 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.

Full Funeral Services with Metal Casket - $2,915

  • Basic 20-gauge metal casket
  • Plus all of the above services as requested.

 


 

Included in Burial Plans:

  • Pick-up and transportation of the deceased member at any hour of the day or night within 30 miles of funeral home
  • Sheltering of remains and refrigeration
  • Conference with survivors for arrangements
  • Procurement and filing death certificate
  • Notification of social security

Not Included in Burial Plans:

  • Cemetery plot and associated burial fees
  • 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
  • Certified copies of death certificate (funeral home will file the original and assist with ordering certified copies at cost)
  • Other cash advance items

 


 

Additional Goods and Services Available:

  • Private Family Viewing of unembalmed remains -  $200
  • 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 may be purchased at a 15% discount from the General Price List of the chosen People’s Memorial contracted Funeral Home.

These contractual prices are in effect until May 31, 2017.