We are both funeral and cremation specialists, serving families in the Greater Syracuse area and all of Central New York for over 80 years. Our skill, relationships and experience truly set us apart. One of the many steps we take is our thoroughness with additional chain of custody documentation we provide, assuring our families their loved one is in the best care available. We do not profess to be the least expensive, nor do we wish to be. The old saying, “you get what you pay for” is generally accurate in all industries. Value is what you get for your money, something we all think about. We strongly believe we provide the best value available.

Our friendly staff of funeral service professionals will be able to offer guidance and answer any questions you may have about our options below. We invite you to call us at 315-468-2431 at any time to discuss options for honoring a loved one.

SOME CREMATION OFFERINGS

Non-Ceremonial Cremation or Direct or Immediate Cremation

$1,950.00

Our charge for direct cremation includes

  • Local transfer of remains into our care
  • Basic arrangements of funeral director, staff and facilities, arrangement conference, coordination of service plans and securing of necessary authorizations, etc.
  • Local transportation of remains to the crematorium

This charge does not include any other services or merchandise, such as, cremation casket or alternative container, urn, outer interment receptacle, memorial items, etc. or any cash advance items, such as, crematorium or cemetery fee(s), certified death certificates, etc.


Non-Ceremonial or Direct Cremation with Graveside Service (Private or Public)

$2,245.00

Our charge for this service includes

  • Local transfer of remains into our care
  • Basic arrangements of funeral director, staff and facilities, arrangement conference, coordination of service plans and securing of necessary authorizations, etc.
  • Local supervision of graveside service at cemetery
  • Local transportation of remains to the crematorium
  • Local transportation of cremated remains to cemetery

This charge does not include any other services or merchandise, such as, cremation casket or alternative container, urn, outer interment receptacle, memorial items, etc. or any cash advance items, such as, crematorium or cemetery fee(s), certified death certificates, etc.


Memorial Service at our Funeral Home Chapel following Cremation

$2,740.00

Our charge for this service includes

  • Local transfer of remains into our care
  • Basic arrangements of funeral director, staff and facilities, arrangement conference, coordination of service plans and securing of necessary authorizations, etc.
  • Supervision and Use of Facilities for memorial service
  • Local transportation of remains to the crematorium

This charge does not include any other services or merchandise, such as, cremation casket or alternative container, urn, outer interment receptacle, memorial items, etc. or any cash advance items, such as, crematorium or cemetery fee(s), certified death certificates, clergy, etc.


Some Burial or Entombment offerings

Direct or Immediate Burial (or Entombment)

$1,950.00

Our charge for direct burial (or entombment) includes

  • Local transfer of remains into our care
  • Basic arrangements of funeral director, staff and facilities, arrangement conference, coordination of service plans and securing of necessary authorizations, etc.
  • Local transportation of remains to the cemetery

This charge does not include any other services or merchandise, such as, casket, outer interment receptacle, memorial items, etc. or any cash advance items, such as, cemetery fee(s), certified death certificates, etc.


Direct Burial or Entombment with Graveside Service

$2,380.00

Our charge for this service includes

  • Local transfer of remains into our care
  • Basic arrangements of funeral director, staff and facilities, arrangement conference, coordination of service plans and securing of necessary authorizations, etc.
  • Local supervision of graveside service at cemetery
  • Hearse for local transportation of remains to the cemetery

This charge does not include any other services or merchandise, such as, casket, outer interment receptacle, memorial items, etc. or any cash advance items, such as, cemetery fee(s), certified death certificates, clergy, etc.


Funeral Service at our Funeral Home Chapel followed by Burial or Entombment at cemetery

$4,045.00

Our charge for this service includes

  • Local transfer of remains into our care
  • Embalming (including use of prep room)
  • Dressing and Casketing
  • Cosmetology
  • Basic arrangements of funeral director, staff and facilities, arrangement conference, coordination of service plans and securing of necessary authorizations, etc.
  • Supervision and Use of Facilities for funeral service
  • Hearse for local transportation of remains to the cemetery

This charge does not include any other services or merchandise, such as, casket, outer interment receptacle, memorial items, etc. or any cash advance items, such as, cemetery fee(s), certified death certificates, clergy, etc.