Under Pennsylvania law, only a licensed funeral director may discuss, explain and quote prices for the funeral goods and services set forth on this list. If someone other than a licensed funeral director presents this list to you in your home, that person may not discuss, explain or quote for the funeral goods and services set forth on this list.

These prices are effective as of October 4, 2016, but are subject to change. The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy any items you did not specifically ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the funeral goods and services you selected.

Services of Funeral Director and Staff - $2400
Our professional service charge includes but is not limited to counseling, availability on a 24 hour basis, consultation with family and clergy, assistance of staff in all necessary phases of arrangements, obtaining, preparation, and filing of necessary notices, authorizations and consents, certificates and permits; coordinating with those providing other portions of the funeral, e.g. cemetery, crematory and others; and assistance to family following funeral and final disposition. Included in this charge are overhead expenses relative to our facility such as insurance, maintenance and utility expenses, secretarial and administrative costs, and equipment and inventory expenses and governmental compliance. This fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select. (A portion of this fee is already included in our charges for direct cremation, immediate burial and forwarding/receiving remains).

Transfer of Remains to Funeral Home - $330
Transfer of remains to funeral home within Lebanon County. Outside of Lebanon County will be an additional $3.00 per loaded mile.
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Embalming/Scientific Preparation - $960
Except in certain cases, embalming is not required by law. Embalming may be necessary, however, if you select certain funeral arrangements, such as a funeral with a viewing. If you do not want embalming, you usually have the right to choose an arrangement that does not require you to pay for it, such as direct cremation or immediate burial. Reasonable attempt will be made for authorization, when not available, refrigeration will be used at a charge of $5.00 per hour (maximum $100 per day) until authorization is available.
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Hairdressing, dressing, cosmetology, casketing - $310

Restoration (per hour where necessary) - $150

Refrigeration per day (required by law to hold unembalmed remains) - $100

Use of Facilities and Funeral Director Services for Viewing/Visitation - $425
Use of visitation or viewing room(s) including but not limited to family room(s) and reception are for one hour. In lieu of funeral home facilities, all necessary equipment and additional staff for church funeral or funeral conducted from other location. Our services include set-up of visitation area. placement of encased remains, display of floral arrangements, supervision and attendance during the visitation. 

Additional Viewing/Visitation per hour - $200
Saturday/Sunday Operation Fee - $350

Use of Facilities and Funeral Director Services for Funeral Ceremony - $590
Use of service room(s) include but not limited to family room(s) and reception area. In lieu of funeral home facilities all necessary equipment and additional staff for church funeral or funerals conducted from other location. Our services include coordination of funeral arrangements, supervision of funeral and staff to attend funeral ceremony.

Saturday/Sunday Operation Fee - $350

Use of Facilities and Funeral Director Services for Memorial Ceremony - $515
Our services include coordinating the memorial service arrangements, supervision of memorial service, staff to attend the service. In lieu of funeral home facilities all necessary equipment and additional staff for memorial service at other location.

Saturday/Sunday Operation Fee - $350

Use of Facilities and Funeral Director Services for Graveside Service (Casket) - $425
Our services include cemetery contact for grave opening, accompaniment of remains to cemetery, supervision of graveside service, arrangement of floral pieces at graveside and staff to attend service.

Saturday/Sunday Operation Fee - $350

Use of Facilities and Funeral Director Services for Graveside Service (Cremation) - $425
Our services include cemetery contact for grave opening, accompaniment of remains to cemetery, supervision of graveside service, arrangement of floral pieces at graveside and staff to attend service.

Saturday/Sunday Operation Fee - $350

Forwarding of Remains to Another Funeral Home - $2500
Includes local removal of remains, minimum services of staff, embalming, receptacle of body, necessary authorizations, transportation to Philadelphia International Airport. It does not include airfare, service of staff or the use of facilities for any visitation and/or rites or ceremonies prior to forwarding the body to the airport. This applies to shipment within the continental United States only.

Transportation to the funeral home located outside of Lebanon County is $3.00 per loaded mile.

Receiving of Remains from Another Funeral Home - $2500
Includes temporary shelter of the remains delivered to the funeral home, transportation of remains to local cemetery or crematory and required services of staff. It does not include the service of staff or the use of facilities for viewing or for funeral rites/ceremonies.

Removal from Philadelphia International Airport - $500

Transportation to the funeral home located outside of Lebanon County is $3.00 per loaded mile.

Immediate Burial - $3275
Immediate burial, without any attendant rites or ceremonies, include: Local removal and shelter of the remains, local transportation to cemetery, necessary services of staff and authorizations. Price of casket is additional (refer to casket price list).

Direct Cremation - $2600 to $3259
Direct Cremation without any attendant rites or ceremonies include: Local removal of and shelter of remains (with refrigeration) and transportation to crematory if local, cremation, necessary services for staff and authorizations.

Embalming after 24 hours and prior to cremation - $960

Refrigeration per day (required by law to hold unembalmed remains) - $100
If you choose to arrange a direct cremation, you can use an alternative container. Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering). The containers we provide are: cardboard cremation container or Gray Flannel Cardboard Casket.

Direct Cremation with Zippered Pouch Container - $2600

Direct Cremation with Minimum Gray Cardboard Casket - $3259

Removal vehicle within Lebanon County ($3.00 per loaded mile outside Lebanon County) - $330

Hearse within Lebanon County ($3.00 per loaded mile outside Lebanon County) - $490

Alternate Service Vehicle for Remains Transfer to Cemetery - $330

Transfer to/from Philadelphia International Airport - $500

Caskets
(A complete price list can be obtained at the funeral home) Cloth Covered Unity $659 to 48 oz. Solid Bronze $9,705

Outer Burial Containers
(A complete list will be provided at the funeral home) $1,030 to $8,042

Christman's Funeral Home, Inc. makes no warranties or guarantees regarding the construction or suitability of any casket or outer burial container. The only warranties are extended by the manufacturers thereof.
Acknowledgement Cards (per 50) - $25

Register Book Box Sets (register book, memorial folders, acknowledgement cards, etc.) - $150

Register book (single) - $65

Memorial Folders (per 100) - $75

Prayer Cards (per 100) - $75

Temporary Grave Marker - $75

Burial Clothing - $175 to $225

Burial Undergarments or burial slippers - $25

Cremation Urns - $125 to $3,000

Cremation Urn Vault - $510

Crucifix - $45

DVD Memorial Tribute - $40

Reimbursement of Merchandise/Cash Advance/Special Charge items are REQUIRED to be made to the funeral home by the time of the funeral/memorial services.

Payment in FULL of services rendered in 30 days.

Christman's Funeral Home, Inc. does not invoice estates unless the attorney signs the funeral contract. You are encouraged to apply for reimbursement from the estate if one is established.

Christman's Funeral Home, Inc. accepts cash, money order, cashier's check or certified check, transactions authorized by VISA, Mastercard and Discover.


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