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General Price List...


 

Below is a sample of the General Price List that all funeral homes in the United States are required to give to their customers. This price list is only a sample, and does not reflect the charges currently in effect at the Baris Funeral Home. It is for your educational use only.

For an updated General price List, either call or mail us your request, and we will be glad to send you one.

BARIS FUNERAL HOME
87 West Genesee St.
Clyde, NY 14433
(315) 923-2021

GENERAL PRICE LIST
These prices are effective November 01, 2007  and are subject to change without notice

 

 

 

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the New York State Department of Health, both require that certain disclosures be made by funeral providers on the General Price List.  Although these disclosures are similar, they are not exactly the same.  The General Price List contains both sets of required disclosures.  The disclosures required by the FTC, when different from the Department of Health, are preceded by the letters FTC.

The goods and services shown below are those we can provide our customers.  You may choose only the items you desire.  However, any funeral arrangement you select will include a charge for our services.  

If legal or other requirements mean 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 service and merchandise you selected.  

This list may not include prices for certain items that you select, such as cemetery charges or crematory services, flowers and newspaper notices.  The estimated or original prices for those items will be shown on the itemized statement describing the funeral services and merchandise you selected.  

We charge you for our services in buying certain items.

FTC "The goods and services shown beloware those we provide to our customers. You may choose only th items you desire. However, any funeral arrangements you select will include a charge for our services. If legal or other requirements mean 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 and services you selected"

FTC "This list does not include prices for certain items that you may ask us to buy for you, such as cemetery or crematory services, flowers, and newspaper notices. The prices for those items will be shown on your bill or the statement describing the funeral goods and services you selected"

 

Alternative Services

General Price List

The following charges for direct burial and direct cremation do not include additional items or service, merchandise, facility use, and livery that the customer may wish to select.
Direct Cremation

Prices range from $2840.00

which includes the local transfer of remains to the funeral home, staff services, securing of necessary authorizations, basic local transportation to the crematory, an alternative container for cremation, and the return of the cremains to the funeral home.

to $1895.00

which includes the services as described above but with the cremation container supplied by the customer.

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Direct (Immediate) Burials

Prices range from $3,385.00

which includes the local transfer of remains to the funeral home, staff services, securing of necessary authorizations, basic local transportation ot the cemetery, and an alternative container.

to $2,530.00

which includes the services as described above but with the alternative container supplied by the customer.

The direct burial prices do not include cemetery charges.

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FTC "If you arrange a direct cremation, you can use an unfinished wood box or an alternative container. Alternative containers can be made of materials like heavt cardboard, or composition materials (with or without an outside covering), or pouches of canvas."
Transfer of remains to funeral establishment.

$275.00 *within 15 mile radius

*$3.00 per mile beyond 15 mile radius

Preparation of Remains

Embalming (including use of preparation room)

$550.00

Embalming of autopsied remains

$700.00

In New York State, embalming is not required by law.  If you do not want embalming, you have the right to choose an arrangement which does not require you to pay for embalming, such as direct cremation or direct burial.  If you select certain funeral arrangements, such as viewing or an open casket funeral, embalming may be required by the funeral firm. FTC  "Except in certain special cases, embalming is not required by law.  Embalming may be necessary, however, if you select certain funeral arrangements, such as a funeral with a 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 direct cremation or immediate burial."

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Other Preparation  (Excluding Embalming)
Preparation of the remains, unless selected, is not required for direct cremation or direct burial.

a.- Topical Disinfections

$175.00

b.-Custodial Care charge per day

$125.00

Custodial care will not be charged on the days when embalming or other preparation of remains occurs, visitation is held or a funeral service is conducted.

c. -Dressing/Casketing

$40.00

d. -Cosmetology

$40.00

e. -Restoration 

$60.00

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Arrangements 

$1,795.00

 
The charge for our services will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select.  However, this charge will not be added to the cost of direct cremation, direct burial, forwarding of remains or receiving of remains because the prices for those services include this charge.

Basic arrangements: including funeral director, other staff, equipment and facilities to respond to initial request for service, the arrangements conference, securing of necessary authorizations and coordination of service plans with parties involved in the final disposition of the deceased. 

 

FTC  "This fee for our services will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select.  (This fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials, and forwarding and receiving of remains.)"

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Supervision (Funeral Director & Staff)

Supervision for visitation

$195.00

Supervision for funeral service

$175.00

Memorial service

$175.00

Graveside ceremony

$125.00

Disinterment

$455.00
Facilities

Visitation:
1st Day or part thereof
2nd Day or part thereof
3rd Day or part thereof

$250.00
$250.00
$250.00

Funeral Service

$225.00

Memorial Service without visitation

$200.00

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Livery

Hearse within Wayne County

$290.00

Alternative Vehicle within Wayne County

$225.00
Merchandise

Caskets - Range of Prices

$ 645.00 - $12,700.00

Alternative Containers - Range of Prices

$ 310.00 - $810.00

Outer Interment Receptacles - Range of Prices

$ 780.00 - $12,940.00

Urns for Cremains - Range of Prices

$ 200.00 - $3,560.00

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Additional Services or Merchandise

The prices in this section include a charge for our service in buying these items.

 

Obituary in Finger Lakes Times for 1 day - Approx. Cost is based on length

$120.00

Custom Engraved Acknowledgement cards (per 100)

$40.00

Memorial Cards or Service Folders (per 100)

$40.00

Guest Register Book

$35.00

Hairdressing

$75.00
Limited Services
Forwarding Remains to Another Funeral Home $2,265.00
Receiving Remains from another Funeral Home $2,265.00
Cash Advances - Service and Merchandise provided as cash advance items will be billed at the same amount paid by the funeral home

Cemetery Charges

Clergy Honorarium

Certified Copies of Death certificates

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Explanation of Charges

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