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5815 Nieman Rd
Shawnee, Kansas 66203

Phone: (913) 789-9600

Fax: (913) 789-9605

churchfuneral@gmail.com 

PACKAGE PRICING

$11,800 Elegant Two-day Traditional Church Service

Within 25 miles of our Funeral Home, $11,800 includes 2 hours evening visitation and set-up at your Church or other facility arranged by your family.  On the following day up to 3 hours is allotted for a funeral service with prior-visitation at the same facility.  Professional and marketing services include standard embalming, simple cosmetology, dressing and casketing and additional work for hair preparation and coiffeur (for women).  An extra charge may be added when the deceased is over 300 pounds, highly contagious or following an autopsy.  Transportation charges include: removal at time of death, use of funeral coach (hearse) and family car (limousine) for evening visitation and daytime funeral, and the trip to the cemetery.  A 4-vehicle-motor-escort from the Church to the cemetery is provided.  Package includes: Social Security Notification; filing of death certificate (one copy to the family) and a standard obituary notice in the newspaper.  A sealed grave-vault and stainless steel/velvet interior casket, and an elegant $250 3 dozen floral casket spray are also included.  State sales tax is payable only on merchandise.  Some additional charges are possible.  The purchase of grave spaces, open/closing costs, etc. are transactions that are personal between the family and the cemetery, and are not included above.

$8,245 Single Day Traditional Funeral Service

Within 25 miles of our Funeral Home, $8,245 includes up to 3 hours for a funeral service with prior-visitation and set-up at your Church or another facility arranged by your family.  Professional and marketing services include standard embalming, simple cosmetology, dressing and casketing, and additional work for hair preparation and coiffeur (for women).  An extra charge may be added when the deceased is over 300 pounds, highly contagious or following an autopsy.  Transportation charges include: removal at time of death, use of funeral coach (hearse) and family car (limousine) on the day of service and brief interment at cemetery.  A 4-vehicle-motor-escort from the Church to the cemetery is provided.  Package includes: Social Security Notification; filing of death certificate (one copy to the family) and a standard obituary notice in the newspaper.  Merchandise includes a sealed grave-vault, 20 gauge protective (sealed) casket, and an elegant $250 3 dozen floral casket spray.  State sales tax is payable only on merchandise.  The purchase of grave spaces, open/closing costs, etc. are transactions that are personal between the family and the cemetery, and are not included above.

$5,995 Simple Graveside Service

Within 25 miles of our Funeral Home, $5,995 includes one hour graveside service at the cemetery.  Professional and marketing services include standard embalming, additional work for hair preparation and coiffeur (for women), dressing and casketing.  An extra charge may be added when the deceased is over 300 pounds, highly contagious or following an autopsy.  Transportation charges include: removal at time of death, and use of funeral coach (hearse) and family car (limousine) on the day of service at cemetery. Also included are: Social Security Notification; filing of death certificate (one copy to the family) and a standard obituary notice in the newspaper, and an elegant $250 3 dozen floral casket spray.  Standard grave-vault and choice of 20 gauge un-gasketed (Clair quality) casket included.  State sales tax is payable only on merchandise.  The purchase of grave spaces, open/closing costs, etc. are transactions that are personal between the family and the cemetery, and are not included above.

$4,595 Funeral Followed by Cremation - Rental Casket

Within 25 miles of our Funeral Home $4,595 includes up to 3 hours for a funeral service with prior-visitation and set-up at your Church or another facility arranged by your family,  Professional and marketing services include standard embalming, simple cosmetology, dressing and casketing, and additional work for hair preparation and coiffeur (for women).  An extra charge may be added when the deceased is over 300 pounds, highly contagious or following an autopsy.  Transportation charges include: removal at time of death, use of funeral coach (hearse) and family car (limousine) on the day of service.  Package includes an elegant $250 3-dozen floral casket spray and the cost of cremation.  State sales tax is payable only on merchandise.

$850 Basic Cremation Package

Our standard "no ceremony" cremation is $850.  This includes our Professional Services, obtaining necessary permissions and permits, transportation from place of death to Funeral Home (within 25 miles of our Funeral Home), crematorium fees (for decedents under 300 pounds), Social Security notification, preparation of Death Certificate, standard death-notification in newspaper, and return of cremains to family.

Urns and other merchandise, cash advances (when FH is asked to arrange  for things like flowers, interment or scatterinig charges, release of doves, certified copies of the death certificates, etc.).  Sales taxes on merchandise are additional.  NOTE: No extra charge for minimal containers before and after cremation.

$500 Cremation Package – Launch Into Space

In coordination with Kansas City Space Pirates, Church Funeral Associates of Mission, KS offers a special price NATION-WIDE for limited cremation services packaged with KC Space Pirates’ program (cost of launch is $2,000 plus cremation cost of $500, for a total of $2,500).

Church Funeral Associates will contract for the pick-up (removal), cremation, and the shipping of small amounts (one ounce) of cremation to KC Space Pirates for scheduled and certified launch into space. Additional charges for shipping remaining cremains, urns, processing of death certificates, handling of obituaries, etc. may apply.



GENERAL PRICELIST

Prices are effective as of June 1, 2014, but are subject to change without notice.

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 the basic services of our funeral directors and staff.  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.

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES OF FUNERAL DIRECTOR AND STAFF

BASIC SERVICES OF FUNERAL DIRECTOR AND STAFF — $1,275.00

This fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select.  (This fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials, and forwarding or receiving remains.)

The Basic Services include our usual overhead, personnel available to serve you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year; arrangement conference; coordination of plans for service with cemetery, crematory, and/or other parties involved in the final disposition of the deceased; clerical services to complete various forms associated with a funeral; securing and recording the death certificate and any authorization and permits, as necessary.





LIMITED SERVICES OF FUNERAL DIRECTOR AND STAFF — $700.00

Sometimes we reduce the “Basic” charges referred to above.  Example #1:  If your family transfers your case completely to us, from another local provider of funeral services who has completed some or most of the work, we may charge this limited fee.  Example #2:  Whenever a family asks us to coordinate with another local funeral provider in providing a funeral or memorial service for a loved one, we may charge the limited fee to avoid at least some of the duplication of fees that might occur.





PREPARATION

Except in certain special cases law does not require embalming.  Embalming may be necessary, however, if you select certain funeral arrangements such as a funeral with viewing.  If you do not want embalming, you usually have the right to choose an arrangement that does not require it, such as direct cremation or immediate burial.

Embalming — $800.00

Dressing, casketing and/or cosmetizing of deceased — $200.00

Bathing and handling of deceased — $150.00

Special care for autopsied cases — $600.00

Or special care for organ/tissue donations — $600.00

Restoration (Per hour/where necessary) — $500.00





Refrigeration charge per day (Our firm requires refrigeration of not-embalmed remains after24 hours.) This charge is applied if burial or cremation is delayed beyond usual — $100.00

USE OF FACILITIES AND STAFF

OUR FACILITIES are not specifically used for traditional funeral services or public visitations.  As our name implies, we encourage families to gather at their Church, home, or other comfortable places.

The following charges do not include any additional fees levied by the places of gathering.

Our staff will help with a TRADITIONAL VISITATION for up to two hours at Church, home or other facility on days other than the funeral, memorial or graveside services.  We will assist and advise the Church and family with setting up the visitation area, displaying encased remains, placing flowers and helping visitors feel welcome and comfortable as  requested.  (The time it takes to travel to and from the visitation and for set-up is not charged against this amount.) — $750.00

If more time is needed we require a stipend per half-hour of — $100.00





Our staff will help with a PRE-SERVICE VISITATION for up to one hour at the Church, home or other facility.  Our staff will assist, coordinate and advise the Church and family as per above — gratis

If more time is needed we require a stipend per half-hour of — $100.00





Our staff will help with TRADITIONAL FUNERAL SERVICES of up to two hours at Church, home or other facility (body present).  Our staff will assist, coordinate and advise the Church and family as requested.  When our presence is requested we retain the right to pre-approve our involvement in the proceedings.  (The set-up time is not charged against this amount.) — $750.00

If more time is needed we require a stipend per half-hour of — $100.00





Our staff will help with TRADITIONAL MEMORIAL SERVICES of up to two hours at Church or other facility (body not present).  Our staff will assist and advise as requested, although we are not required by law to be there — $750.00

If more time is needed we request a stipend per half-hour of — $100.00

Our staff will help with TRADITIONAL GRAVESIDE SERVICES of up to one hour as requested —$700.00

If more time is needed we require a stipend per half-hour of — $100.00





Special Family REVIEW.  If family wishes to privately view the body before a scheduled service or visitation, the following amounts may be required.

  • One-half hour prior to regularly scheduled visitation or service, on location: — gratis
  • Each additional half-hour — $100.00
  • One hour on prior date, at our stand-by location — gratis
  • Each additional half-hour — $100.00

We assess an additional stipend, per hour, if visitation or service is held on a holiday — $100.00

TRANSPORTATION

Transfer of deceased from place of death to interim facility prior to disposition* — $375.00

Funeral vehicle (e.g. Hearse)* — $425.00

Family vehicle (e.g. traditional limousine)* — $425.00

Transfer to or from KCI or downtown airport* — $425.00

* Within 40-mile radius.  Each additional mile, per vehicle — $ 3.00





FORWARDING REMAINS TO ANOTHER FUNERAL HOME — $2,300.00

This includes removal of remains, basic service of funeral director staff, necessary authorizations, embalming, use of preparation room, service vehicle and transportation to local airport or other place of shipment within a 40-mile radius (excluding shipping charges and shipping container).  This charge does not include visitations or funeral services or memorial services.  This charge applies to shipment within the continental U. S. only.





RECEIVING REMAINS FROM ANOTHER (non-local) FUNERAL HOME — $1,600.00

This charge includes limited services of funeral director and staff, transportation from local airport or other shipping destination within a 40-mile radius, service vehicle and transportation of remains to cemetery or crematory.  This charge does not include visitations or funeral services or memorial services.





DIRECT CREMATION (no traditional gatherings) — $995.00 to $1,295.00

This fee includes the basic services of funeral director and staff, and the crematory fee.  If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you can use a body bag (minimal container), an alternative container or even a full grade wooden casket, absent metal parts.  Alternative containers can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering).  We provide all of the above choices.  See descriptions below for the most frequent choices.

  • Direct cremation (we supply the minimal container required by the crematorium) — $995.00
  • Direct cremation with a Cardboard Alternative Container — $1,400.00
  • Direct cremation with Brown Standard – Medium Density dark brown fiberboard, with no interior — $1,600.00
  • Direct cremation with Medium Density Fiberboard with printed wood-grain finish and no interior — $1,600.00

IMMEDIATE BURIAL (no traditional gatherings) — $1,300.00

Our staff will arrange for an immediate burial (without any visitation, funeral service or memorial service and family not present at interment).  Includes removal of remains, refrigeration, and basic services of funeral director and staff.  This price does not include the cost of caskets, alternative containers, grave-vaults, etc., each of which may be subject to cemetery or neighborhood rules or regulations.





ANATOMICAL DONATIONS —  $675.00

Our staff will assist families with certain paperwork (including at least social security notification, veterans affairs, death certificates and obituaries) when the deceased asks to have his or her body donated to science.  This selection includes our involvement (time) comparable to the limited services of funeral director and staff (per description on p. 2), and the removal, and transportation to receiving local facility (i.e. KU Medical Center).





CASKETS** — $1,500.00 to $10,000.00

(A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home.)





ALTERNATIVE CONTAINERS** — $195.00 to $495.00

(A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home.)





OUTER BURIAL CONTAINERS** — $745.00 to 10,950.00

(A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home.)





URNS** — $95.00 to $2,495.00

(A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home.)

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** At the office of Church Funeral Associates, we display selected items via internet pictures of these items.  In addition, our photographic catalogs allow families to select quality products from a variety of manufacturers.





OTHER SERVICES & MERCHANDISE

  • Crucifix — $50.00
  • Flag Case — $200.00 to $800.00
  • Flowers — $250.00 to $1,250.00
  • Grave Setup (tent and chairs) — $350.00
  • Hairdresser (basic styles – additional charges may apply for coloring, special braids etc.) —$150.00
  • Laminated Bookmarks, ea — $20.00
  • Motor ESCORTS, ea — $275.00
  • Obituary Notices — As priced by the newspaper
  • Prayer Cards, per 100 — $100.00
  • Register Books, ea — $100.00
  • Memorial Programs, per 100 — $350.00
  • Service Folders with Color Photo, per 100 — $250.00
  • Shipping Container (air tray) — $500.00
  • Shipping Container (combination unit) — $700.00
  • Thank you cards, per 100 ---- $100