General Price List
These prices are effective as of February 9, 2015, and 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 our basic services and overhead.  If legal or other requirements mean that 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, funeral services, burial site goods, and/or burial site services you selected

*All public visitations, funerals, and memorial services are to be held at a third party facility. 

                  Itemized Services
Basic Services of Funeral Provider and Staff                                                   $250.00

This charge includes arrangement conference, planning and coordinating the final disposition, securing required authorization forms and permits, obtaining demographic information for and filing of death certificate, obtaining certified copies of death certificate, coordinating and planning with others as needed such as clergy, churches, musicians, cemeteries, crematories, newspapers, and florists, etc.. This fee also includes a proportionate share of our overhead costs such as insurance, local, state, and federal taxes, maintenance, salaries, etc..
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 charge for direct cremation, direct burial, and forwarding or receiving remains)

Embalming                                                                                                          $400.00
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 that does not require you to pay for it, such as direct cremation or direct burial, or when refrigeration or use of dry ice is available
Other Preparation of Deceased                                                                        $200.00
      Cosmetics, dressing and placing in the casket
      Additional if autopsy case                                                                                 $120.00
Cremation Charge                                                                                              $280.00
Hairdresser                                                                                                          $35.00
Private Viewing                                                                                                    $120.00

   Additional cost if deceased is autopsied and not embalmed                                   $120.00
Witnessing Cremation                                                                                         $120.00
Holding the Deceased Longer than Six Days /day                                             $30.00
Transfer of Deceased to the Mortuary or Other Location                              $200.00
   Additional if second staff person is needed for home removal                                $60.00
Equipment and Staff for Visitation*                                                                  $450.00
      Up to three hour visitation
Equipment and Staff for Funeral Ceremony*                                                   $600.00
      Includes one hour visitation immediately prior to funeral
Graveside Service                                                                                              $300.00
      Discount if immediately following funeral                                                         -$100.00
Delivery Only to Cemetery                                                                                $200.00
Memorial Service*                                                                                             $350.00
Overtime Charge for Any Services on Saturdays and Sundays                       $300.00

Hearse or Funeral Coach for Funeral, Graveside Service, Memorial Service, or Transport to Crematory
   Cadillac Hearse                                                                                                  $280.00
   Crescent Tide's Funeral Service Vehicle                                                            no charge
Extended Mileage (Beyond 20 mi Radius)                                       $2.00/mi one way
This Charge applies to all transportation including for the transfer of deceased to the mortuary or other location, visitation, funeral, memorial service, or grave site.

            Merchandise
Caskets                                                                                                             $800-$1920

(A complete list will be provided at the funeral establishment)
Alternative Containers                                                                                     $20-$1010
(A complete list will be provided at the funeral establishment)
Rental Caskets                                                                                                 $500
(A complete list will be provided at the funeral establishment)
If you choose a funeral service where a rental casket is provided, the casket used for the funeral service may have been used in a previous funeral service. If the casket has been used in a previous funeral service, the interior lining has been either replaced or thoroughly cleaned.
Urns                                                                                                                   $75-$200
(A complete list will be provided at the funeral establishment)
Outer Burial Containers                                                                                   $80-$2500
(A complete list will be provided at the funeral establishment)

            Miscellanies Merchandise
Flag Case                                                                             $75.00
Register Book                                                                     $35.00-45.00
Acknowledgement Cards per box of 25                             $10.00
Memorial Folders/Prayer Cards first 100                         $55.00
Memorial Folders/Prayer Cards per additional 50            $20.00
Service Bulletins first 100                                                   $65.00
Service Bulletins per additional 50                                     $25.00
Cross / Crucifix                                                                    $15.00

            Third party charges that may apply, depending on the type of services you choose.
Medical Examiner Cremation Authorization
Flowers
Clergy, Church, and Musician Honorarium
Newspaper Charges for Obituaries
Police Escort to the Cemetery
Grave Liner or Vault Delivery to the Cemetery
Grave Site
Grave Opening and Closing
Grave Marker
Certified Copies of Death Certificates

            Services Packages
Forwarding Deceased to Another Funeral Provider                                           $1050.00

This includes the basic service charge, transfer within 20 mi of deceased to the mortuary, embalming, and local transportation to another funeral home or to the airport. It does not include funeral service, casket, or shipping container.
Receiving Deceased from Another Funeral Provider                                         $650.00
This includes the basic service charge, local transportation within 20 mi from another funeral home or the airport, and delivery to a cemetery. It does not include funeral or graveside service.
Direct Burial                                                                                         $650.00-$2570.00
This includes the basic service charge, transfer within 20 mi radius of deceased to the mortuary, and delivery to the cemetery. It does not include embalming, grave liner, or funeral, graveside, or memorial service.
   Direct burial with casket or alternative container provided by consumer                  $650.00
   Direct burial with cloth covered casket purchased from funeral home                    $1125.00
   Direct burial with casket purchased from funeral home (in addition to cost of casket selected) $650.00
Direct Cremation                                                                                  $730.00-$1740.00
This includes the basic service charge, transfer within 20 mi radius of deceased to the mortuary, the minimum cremation container, the crematory charge, and the minimum urn. It does not include funeral, graveside service, or memorial service.
If you want to arrange a cremation, you can use a cremation container. A cremation container is a combustible closed container resistant to the leakage of bodily fluids that encases the body and can be made of material like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering). The container we provide is the minimum cardboard container.
   Direct cremation with combustible casket or alternative container provided by consumer   $730.00
   Direct cremation with alternative minimum container purchased from funeral provider         $750.00
   Direct Cremation with combustible casket purchased from funeral chapel (in addition to the cost of casket selected)                                                                                                                  $730.00

            Other Service Packages
Burial with Graveside Service                                                                             $750.00

This includes the basic service charge, transfer within 20 mi radius of deceased to the mortuary, and graveside service. It does not include embalming, casket, grave liner, or funeral service
Funeral with Graveside Service                                                                         $1850.00
This includes the basic services charge, transfer within 20 mi radius of deceased to the mortuary, embalming, other preparation of deceased, and funeral immediately following the graveside service. It does not include a visitation separate from the one hour visitation at the funeral, casket, or grave liner.
Cremation Followed by Memorial Service                                                        $1100.00
This includes the basic service charges, transfer within 20 mi radius of deceased to the mortuary, the minimum cremation container, the crematory charge, the minimum urn, and the memorial service. It does not include an upgraded urn.
Funeral Followed by Cremation                                                                          $1950.00
This includes the basic service charge, transfer within 20 mi radius of deceased to the mortuary, embalming, other preparation of deceased, funeral, crematory charge, and minimum urn. It does not include a new or rental casket, or upgraded urn.

Crescent Tide Funeral & Cremation is owned and operated by Verlin and Lisa Stoll

 
Crescent Tide Funeral & Cremation
764 Transfer Rd., St. Paul, MN 55114
phone: (651) 315-8214
fax: (651) 203-3534
email: CrescentTide@gmail.com