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Direct Cremation Service from Westchester Funeral Home
Choosing the right end-of-life care for your deceased loved one is a decision that should be made with as much information and guidance as possible. When a death occurs, there is a variety of decisions that need to be made. In addition to notifying other family members, there is paperwork that must be filled out, legal arrangements to be organized and a funeral must be planned. At Westchester Funeral Home, our affordable cremation services are designed to give your family as many options as needed to ensure that you can say goodbye to your loved one in a dignified and personalized way.
Among our most popular cremation service options is our direct cremation option. Below is a pricing list of our direct cremation services options. The prices shown do not include additional items or services, merchandise, facility use, and livery that the customer may wish to select.
→ Direct Cremation with a Container Provided by a Purchaser
→ Direct Cremation with an Alternative Container
→ Direct Cremation with a Casket from Westchester
Our Direct Cremation Service Options Include:
Transportation of the deceased from the hospital, home, nursing facility, or coroner’s office to the crematory
Completion of all required paperwork
Obtaining and filing the required authorizations, certificates, and permits
Transfer of the the remains to the funeral home (within 20 miles)
Transfer to the crematory and preparation of the remains for single family member identification
Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering).
The casket is an additional cost. See our funeral home casket price list.
If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you can use an alternative container. The containers we offer are cardboard containers.
Cost for our direct cremation varies in terms of what container is chosen
Our experienced funeral directors and funeral home staff are dedicated to providing families with the highest standard of compassionate care, guidance and support. For generations we have helped those in the greater Eastchester area choose funeral home, burial and cremation service options. Losing a loved one is one of the most difficult ordeals that can be experienced in life. Without a helping hand, end-of-life planning can be difficult, especially when dealing with grief and bereavement.
After you have chosen your direct cremation option, it is time to plan the traditional funeral or memorial service that will accompany the cremation. You may want to do it by the book or you may want to plan a more creative celebration of life to pay tribute to the deceased in a unique and specific way. No matter what you choose, our funeral directors and dedicated funeral home staff will be there to help you with every step of the planning process. Our experience and expertise in helping families plan the perfect accompanying service for a cremation is part of what has made Westchester Funeral Home a go-to option for the families of the greater Eastchester area.
If you have any questions or require additional information, do not hesitate to contact us, our lines of communication are always open.