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Tuesday, January 11, 2011
Average Funeral Cost 2010
Cost of regular adult funeral including following basic items. Does not include cemetery, monument/marker costs or miscellaneous cash advance charges such as for flowers or obituaries.
Non-declinable basic services fee
Removal/transfer of remains to funeral home
Other preparation of the body
Use of facilities/staff for viewing
Use of facilities/staff for funeral ceremony
Use of a hearse
Use of a service car/van
Basic memorial printed package
Subtotal without Casket:
AVERAGE COST OF A FUNERAL
Total Cost of a Funeral with Vault
Source 2010 NFDA General Price List Survey.
*Not included is the Cemetery plot and Headstone, which will run between $1500 to $6000 for both depending on cemetery.