General Price List

 
 
 

These prices, subject to change without notice, are effective as of January 1, 2017.

The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only those items you desire.  However, any funeral arrangement selected will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy any items you did not specifically ask for, we will explain in writing on the statement that we provide, describing the funeral goods and services you selected. This list does not include prices for certain items that you may ask us to buy for you such as cemetery goods and services, flowers, death certificates, and newspaper notices.  This list does not include all the costs for final disposition that you may be required to pay.

Basic Services of the Funeral Director and Staff: $1,600

Our professional service charge includes but is not limited to counseling, availability on a 24-hour basis, staff assistance in local removal from place of death, consultation with family and clergy, assistance of staff in all necessary phases of arrangements, direction of visitation and funeral services, obtaining, preparation, and filing of necessary notices, authorizations, consents, certificates, and permits, care and arrangement of flowers, coordinating with those providing other portions of the funeral, e.g., cemetery, crematory and others, supervising of all arrangements pertaining to the funeral service, direction of funeral and assistance to family following funeral and final disposition, and presence at place of final disposition.

This fee for Basic Services of the Funeral Director and Staff will be added to the total cost of the funeral goods, services, and cash advance items that you select. A portion of this fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials, and forwarding or receiving remains.

Transfer of Remains to Funeral Home: $250

Within a 60 mile radius, additional $4 per additional mile. Subject to change in accordance with gas price increases.

Embalming: $885

Except in certain cases, embalming is not required by law.  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 which does not require you to pay for it, such as a direct cremation or an immediate burial.

 

Other preparations of the body

Cosmetics, Restoration, Dressing, Casketing: $400

Hair Care: $40

 

Payment only required when hairdresser or barber must be contracted by the funeral home.

Autopsy or Tissue/Organ Donation Repair: $200

 

Facilities, equipment, staff and viewing/visitation

Use of Facilities, Equipment, and Staff for Viewing/Visitation at Funeral Home: $490

This charge is for the use of facilities, equipment, and staff for viewing/visitation at the funeral home for one full day or a portion of the same thereof including but not limited to the use of adjacent family rooms, restrooms, and lounge.

Use of Equipment and Staff for Viewing/Visitation at Church: $490

This charge is for the use of equipment and staff for viewing/visitation at a church for one full day or a portion of the same thereof including the transportation of the casketed remains of the deceased from the funeral home to the church, casket placement in the church, floral arrangement and supervision of the visitation/viewing by a licensed funeral director.

Use of Facilities, Equipment, and Staff for Funeral Service or Memorial Service at Funeral Home: $490

This charge is for the use of facilities, equipment, and staff for a funeral service or memorial service at the funeral home including but not limited to the use of adjacent family rooms, restrooms, and lounge.

Use of Equipment and Staff for Funeral Service at Church: $490

This charge is for the use of equipment and staff for a funeral service at church.

Use of Equipment and Staff for Memorial Service at Church: no charge

No Charge - no charge will be assessed by the funeral home to the consumer for use of a church for a memorial service when there is no body present or when cremated remains are present unless however the consumer requests that the burial or entombment of the cremated remains take place directly after the memorial service. A fee of $490 will then be assessed to the consumer.

Use of Equipment and Staff for Graveside Service: $490

This charge is for the accompaniment of the remains to the cemetery and the supervision of our staff during the graveside service and interment.  This fee is only applicable when there is no funeral service @ the funeral home or at church.

Use of Equipment and Staff for Mausoleum Service: $490

This charge is for the accompaniment of the remains to the cemetery and the supervision of our staff during the mausoleum service and entombment.  This fee is only applicable when there is no funeral service @ the funeral home or at church.

 

AUTOMOTIVE EQUIPMENT

Prices for all vehicles include travel within a 30 mile radius of the funeral home. Additional mileage greater than 30 miles will carry a subsequent charge of $4 per additional mile per vehicle.

Removal Vehicle from Place of Death: $250

Hearse: $250

Limousine/Family Car: $250

Clergy/Lead Car: $95

Flower Car: $95

 

NEWSPAPER OBITUARIES

Obituaries posted in newspapers will carry charges reflective of the respective newspaper obituary rate.

 

Merchandise

Caskets: $915 to $30,000

Complete list given prior to casket selection process. Additional caskets are available upon request that may not be reflected on the general price list or the casket price list.

Outer Burial Containers: $990 to $13,849

Complete list given prior to outer burial container selection process. Additional outer burial containers are available upon request that may not be reflected on the general price list or the outer burial container price list.

Shipping Container for Air Transportation: $350

Acknowledgement Cards (unlimited supply to family): $75

Register Book: $50

Memorial Folders (unlimited supply to family): $75

Temporary Grave Marker: $75

 

BURIAL CLOTHING

Female Burial Gown: $175

Male Suit, Shirt, and Tie: $350

Cremation Urns: $150 to $3,630

Additional cremation urns are available upon request that may not be reflected on the general price list. Merchandise provided by Third Party Vendors must be received and accepted by a family member of the deceased. All warranties must be provided by Third Party Vendors for the same. Delivery of such merchandise shall be between the hours of 9 A.M. and 1 P.M.

 

Forwarding of Remains to Another Funeral Home: $1,995

This charge includes the removal of remains from place of death, basic services of the funeral director and staff, embalming, receptacle for the body and local transportation to airport or railhead. This charge does include local ground transportation to another funeral home within a 30 mile radius. Any ground transportation greater than 30 miles to the receiving funeral home will carry a charge of $4 per additional mile. This charge does not include the use of the funeral home facilities for any viewing/visitation, rites, or funeral ceremonies prior to forwarding the body.

Receiving of Remains from Another Funeral Home: $800

This charge includes basic services of the funeral director and staff, temporary shelter and care of the remains, and transportation of the remains to the cemetery or crematory. This charge does not include the use of the funeral home facilities for any viewing/visitation, rites, or funeral ceremonies prior to transportation of the remains to the cemetery or crematory.

Immediate Burials: $1,995

This charge includes basic services of the funeral director and staff, removal from place of death, temporary shelter and care of the remains, and local transportation of the remains to the cemetery. This charge does not include the use of the funeral home facilities for any viewing/visitation, rites, or funeral ceremonies prior to transportation of the remains to the cemetery. This charge does not include any arterial preparation of the body, a casket, or a vault. 

Direct Cremation with Alternative Container: $2,025

This charge includes basic services of the funeral director and staff, removal from place of death, temporary shelter and care of the remains for a period of 24 hours, alternative container, transportation to the crematory, and crematory fee. This charge does not include the costs for death certificates and or obituary notices, viewing/visitation, or any services at the funeral home.

If you want to arrange a direct cremation you can use an alternative container. Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like heavy cardboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering). We provide cremation containers made out of cardboard or wood.

Direct Cremation with Alternative Container Provided by Purchaser: $1,675

 

MISCELLANEOUS

Steel Metal Rental Casket: $850

Hermetically Sealed Container: $800

Embalming after 24 hours and prior to cremation: $885

Refrigeration: $40 per day

N.B. Pennsylvania Rules and Regulations Number 13.211 (A) requires that any human remains held 24 hours beyond death shall be embalmed or sealed in a hermetically sealed container that will not allow fumes or odors to escape, or shall be kept under refrigeration; provided, however, that this does not conflict with any religious beliefs or medical examination.

 

CEMETERY EQUIPMENT CHARGES

Vault Servicing Fee: $200

Tent, Grass, and Chairs: $175


Economical Burial Package

 

A General Price List is provided by our funeral home to any individual who requests information about funeral costs or inquires about funeral goods and services.

When the unexpected death of a loved one occurs, families are often faced with the financial burden of paying for a traditional funeral and burial. At the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc. we offer a low cost economical funeral package to better fit the financial means of the families we serve. Listed below is a description of our Economical Funeral Package.

Economical Burial Package: $5,995

THIS PACKAGE INCLUDES:

Basic services of the funeral director and staff, embalming, other preparation of the deceased (cosmetics, dressing, casketing), use of the funeral home facilities, equipment and staff for one full day of visitation or a portion there of, use of the funeral home facilities, equipment and staff for the funeral service the next day, removal from place of death, clergy/lead car, hearse for the day of the funeral for transportation of the casket to the cemetery, memorial package (Register Book, Customized Memorial Folders and Acknowledgement Cards), a twenty gauge steel casket and a concrete grave liner (cave proof outer burial container provided if required by the cemetery), outer burial container servicing fee, the filing of all necessary forms, the filing of the death certificate and burial permit, social security notification, veterans and insurance benefit claims assistance.

CASKET AND OUTER BURIAL CONTAINER PROVIDED:

Twenty Gauge Steel Casket

Concrete Grave Liner

 

THIS PACKAGE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

Cash advance items not included in this package which would be at an additional cost to the funeral consumer are as follows:

1. Newspaper Notices

2. Clergy Honorariums and or Church Stipends (Church Fees, Organist/Soloist/Altar Sever Fees)

3. Flowers

4. Death Certificates

5. Hairdressing (For Women Only)

6. Cemetery Charges ( Opening and Closing of Grave, Headstones, Grave Markers etc.)

7. Family Car (Limousine for Transportation to the Cemetery)


Cremation Service Package

 

The following below are the cremation service package options that we offer to the families we serve. In no way are families limited to purchasing any of these packages or the goods and services that these packages include. We also provide itemized selection and pricing to accomodate the wishes of all the families that we have the privilege to serve.

Direct Cremation: $2,025

This package includes basic services of the funeral director and staff, removal from place of death, temporary shelter and care of the remains for a period of 24 hours, alternative container for cremation process, transportation to the crematory, and crematory fee. This charge does not include the costs for death certificates and or obituary notices, viewing/visitation, or any services at the funeral home.

If you want to arrange a direct cremation you can use an alternative container and are in no way required to purchase a casket. Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like heavy cardboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering). We provide cremation containers with an outside covering made out of cardboard and wood.

Direct Cremation and Memorial Service at Funeral Home: $2,790

This package includes basic services of the funeral director and staff, removal from place of death, temporary shelter and care of the remains for a period of 24 hours, alternative container for cremation process, transportation to the crematory, crematory fee, memorial service at the funeral home, basic wooden urn, register book and customized memorial folders . 

This charge does not include the costs for death certificates, obituary notices or clergy honorariums. A complementary 16x20 Memorial Portrait of the deceased is also provided to the family by the funeral home free of charge. If you want to arrange a direct cremation you can use an alternative container and are in no way required to purchase a casket. Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like heavy cardboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering). We provide cremation containers with an outside covering made out of cardboard and wood.

Visitation for One Day with Funeral Service the Next Day followed by Cremation: $5,475

Steel Rental Casket Used for Viewing and Funeral Service.

This package includes basic services of the funeral director and staff, removal from place of death, embalming, other preparation of the body (cosmetics, dressing and casketing), steel metal rental casket, alternative container for cremation process, register book, customized memorial folders, visitation at the funeral home for one full day or a portion of the same, funeral service the next day at the funeral home, transportation to the crematory and crematory fee.

This package does not include the cost for death certificates, obituary notices, hair dressing fee (for women only) or clergy honorariums.

Visitation for One Day with Funeral Service the Same Day followed by Cremation: $4,985

Steel Rental Casket Used for Viewing and Funeral Service.

This package includes basic services of the funeral director and staff, removal from place of death, embalming, other preparation of the body (cosmetics, dressing and casketing), steel metal rental casket, alternative container for cremation process, register book, customized memorial folders, visitation for one full day or or a portion of the same, funeral service the same day at the funeral home, transportation to the crematory and crematory fee.

This package does not include the cost for death certificates, obituary notices, hair dressing fee (for women only) or clergy honorariums.

Visitation for One Day with Funeral Service the Next Day followed by Cremation: $6,445

Cremation Casket Used for Viewing and Funeral Service.

This package includes basic services of the funeral director and staff, removal from place of death, embalming, other preparation of the body (cosmetics, dressing and casketing), cremation casket, register book, customized memorial folders, visitation for one full day or a portion of the same, funeral service the next day at the funeral home, transportation to the crematory and crematory fee.

This package does not include the cost for death certificates, obituary notices, hair dressing fee (for women only) or clergy honorariums.

Visitation for One Day with Funeral Service the Same Day followed by Cremation: $5,955

Cremation Casket Used for Viewing and Funeral Service.

This package includes basic services of the funeral director and staff, removal from place of death, embalming, other preparation of the body (cosmetics, dressing and casketing), cremation casket, register book, customized memorial folders, visitation for one full day or a portion of the same, funeral service the same day at the funeral home, transportation to the crematory and crematory fee.

This package does not include the cost for death certificates, obituary notices, hair dressing fee (for women only) or clergy honorariums.