Direct Burial

Direct burial with no funeral service

Cost itemization:

  • Funeral director co-ordination of activities: $150
    ​Funeral director consultation and co-ordination of all activities.
  • Documentation: $500
    Includes registration of death, forms related to cremation, unlimited proof of death certificates, record keeping and complementary assistance with:
    • Assistance with the CPP (Canadian Pension Plan) death benefit application
    • Assistance with CPP survivor application
    • Notifying CPP and OAS (Old Age Security) to cease payments
  • Transport of deceased from place of death to the funeral home: $300
    This covers a 100 km radius from St. Marys (beyond that distance, $3 per km one way will be charged)
  • Facilities at the funeral home to shelter the deceased until time of transfer to the cemetery: $200
  • Transport to the Cemetery: $200

Total: $1350.00

Cost does not include:

  • Casket
  • Casket Vault (if required by the cemetery)
  • HST on Direct burial fee, casket and vault
  • Outside costs: i.e.: Cemetery fee, newspaper notice(s), flowers, clergy, monument