Memorial Open House

Sometimes refereed to as a Celebration of Life, Visitation at the funeral home or other location for a three hour period e.g.: 6 – 9 p.m. designed as an informal gathering for family and friends.

Funeral director co-ordination of activities: $950

  • Professional consultation with licensed funeral director, including, but not limited to, expert advice on options to meet your needs. Co-ordination of all activities, rites and ceremonies, before, during and after they have been provided, including services and supplies provided by us, as well as those provided by third party suppliers, such as flowers and death notices.


Documentation: $500 

  • Includes registration of death, forms related to cremation, unlimited proof of death certificates, record keeping and complementary assistance with:
    • CPP (Canadian Pension Plan) death benefit application (if applicable)
    • CPP survivor application (if applicable)
    • 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: $120

Visitation: click here for a description of scheduled visitations
Staff

$65 for each half hour of visiting,

Facilities
$70 for each half hour of visiting.

Transfer to crematorium $325 (fee includes retrieval of cremated remains)



Total of Service fee: $2330

Fee does not include:

  • Additional 1/2 hour visitations, click here for a description of scheduled visitations
  • Casket Selection, click here to view selection
  • Urn selection, click here to view selection
  • Keepsake Urns, click here to view selection
  • Cremation Jewellery, click here to view selection
  • Stationary selection, click here to view selection
  • HST (13% on funeral home service fee and supplies)
  • Outside costs, click here to view possible outside costs

If you wish to pre-arrange this service, either non-funded or pre-pay, click here for the information that is helpful to have recorded.