At West Funeral Home, we offer a variety of service options.
It is important to know that the services we offer are
intended to help families in their grieving and healing. The
following information lists the services that we offer. We also
provide other services upon request.
We trust that you will find our costs to be very reasonable for the
area. It is our goal to provide the best possible service at a fair
price to the families we are privilaged serve. We are always
available to answer any questions about costs and planning
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Service-visitation, funeral service and committal
Traditional Services ending
Memorial Services and
Organ and Tissue
Services when death occurs
out of the area
Support referrals as needed
after the funeral service
Pre-arranged and pre-paid
Airport pick up service if
Send messages to a family
through our website
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We offer a wide choice of services.
No matter what your needs require, we have the professional
staff and equipment to meet all of your requests. There are
four areas of focus when planning at the time of a death.
They are services, merchandise, final disposition, and cash
1. Services include the things
that we do as a staff. Our basic services of conducting the
arrangement conference, planning the funeral or memorial,
obtaining the necessary permits and authorizations, placing
obituary notices, as well as a proportionate share of our
overhead costs of buildings, equipment and 24 hour on call staff.
Specific items include:
- Other Preparation of the
- Use of facilities and equipment
service, memorial service and reception/luncheons
- Other services - graveside
service, spring burials,
and/or sheltering of remains
- Use of automotive equipment -
first call, hearse, flower car,
family or pallbearers and/or limousine.
2. Merchandise items may
include the casket, outer burial container, urn, service
folders, register book,
acknowledgement cards. These options can be viewed
in the "Merchandise" tab of our website.
- Caskets vary
greatly in design and eye appeal.
are made of wood, steel, copper & bronze .
- Outer Burial Containers are
what the casket is placed into for burial.
are made of concrete and vary greatly in strength.
3. Final disposition is the
difference between earth burial, entombment, cremation, donation or
other means. These options are family preference. We can certainly
provide more information about each if you wish.
is your preference, the following link is the cremation
authorization that will be required. Along with this family
authorization, there is also a requirement for permission from the
individuals doctor and the state in which the death
4. Cash Advances are things
that other people or businesses provide. These items can be
included on the funeral statement as a service to the family.
These items may be:
- Open and Close
- Certified Copies of the
- Honorariums for Clergy,
Musicians, and Lunch
- Paid Obituary or
- Monument or Grave
- Transportation back to
We find that the average funeral today is around $10,000 including
all standard items listed above. The biggest variables include the
casket, vault and cemetery expenses. A very basic traditional
service can be less than $6000 or a very elaborate one can be more
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If you have any comments, questions, or suggestions
regarding these services, please feel free to contact us by email
(Click on email@example.com
to send us an email) or by telephone, 701-282-6699 or