Funeral Home:

[Your Funeral Home Name]

Address: [Your Address]

Phone: [Your Phone Number]

Website: [Your Website (Optional)]

Effective Date: [Date] (Update this every year)


This General Price List (GPL) outlines the costs associated with our funeral services, merchandise, and additional fees. We are committed to transparency and providing you with the information you need to make informed decisions during this difficult time. Please note that these are starting prices, and actual costs may vary depending on your specific selections. We encourage you to ask questions and discuss your preferences with our funeral director.

Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Funeral Rule Disclosure:

  • You have the right to choose only the funeral goods and services you want. We cannot require you to buy anything you do not select.
  • We will provide you with a written statement describing the funeral goods and services you selected and the corresponding costs before you make a final decision.

Basic Services of Funeral Director and Staff (Mandatory Fee):

$ [Price]

This fee covers the professional services of our funeral director and staff, including:

  • Conducting the arrangement conference
  • Planning the funeral service
  • Consulting with family and clergy
  • Securing and preparing the place of disposition (cemetery or crematory)
  • Sheltering of remains
  • Preparing and filing necessary legal documents
  • Coordinating with third parties (cemetery, crematory, etc.)
  • Basic death notifications

Funeral Arrangements (Optional):

Service Type



Viewing/Visitation (Public)

Public viewing allows guests to pay their respects at the funeral home.

$ [Price] per hour

Viewing/Visitation (Private)

Private viewing allows for a more intimate gathering of family and close friends.

$ [Price] per hour

Traditional Funeral Service (Chapel/Church)

A traditional service includes a viewing, eulogy, and ceremony at a chapel or church.

$ [Price]

Graveside Service

A graveside service focuses on a ceremony at the burial site.

$ [Price]

Memorial Service

A memorial service is a gathering to remember the deceased without the remains present.

$ [Price]

Merchandise (Optional):


Item Description


Price Range

Standard Wood Casket

(List wood types and basic features)

$ [Price Range]

Luxury Wood Casket

(List wood types and premium features)

$ [Price Range]

Metal Casket

(List metal types and features)

$ [Price Range]

(Repeat table format for Urns, Outer Burial Containers, Clothing, and Memorialization Items)





Transfer of Deceased (within local area)

Transport of deceased from place of death to funeral home.

$ [Price]

Hearse Usage

Hearse transportation for the deceased to the cemetery or crematory.

$ [Price] per trip

Limousine Usage

Limousine transportation for family members to the service location.

$ [Price] per hour

Advanced Preparation Services (Optional):

  • Pre-need Funeral Contract: $ [Price]
  • Transfer-in Services: $ [Price]

Additional Fees:

  • Cash Advance Items: These are expenses incurred on your behalf, such as cemetery fees, crematory fees, clergy honorariums, and obituary placement costs. We will obtain your approval before advancing any funds.
  • Facility Use Fees: (If applicable)
    • Use of chapel for visitation/service: $ [Price]
    • Use of reception room: $ [Price]
  • Third-Party Service Fees: These are fees paid directly to outside vendors for services such as florists, musicians, and videographers.

Payment Options:

We accept various payment options, including cash, check, credit card, and financing options (if available). Please discuss payment options with our funeral director.

We are here to help:

Our compassionate staff is here to guide you through the funeral planning process and answer any questions you may have. Please do not hesitate to contact us at [Phone Number] or visit our website at [Website (Optional)] for more information.


Prices listed are subject to change without notice. Please inquire about current pricing.

Additional Notes:

  • You can add a section for "Combination Packages" that bundle together services and merchandise at a discounted price.
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