Eichel Funeral Home
Mgr.  Sean P. Zale, N.J. Lic. No. 4980
8323 Maple Avenue
Pennsauken, NJ 08109
(856) 662-1102


GENERAL PRICE LIST
These prices are effective as of November 1, 2019.


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.  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.

BASIC SERVICES OF FUNERAL DIRECTOR AND STAFF          $ 2,850.00
Our fee for the basic services of funeral director and staff includes, but is not limited to:

  • Responding to the initial request for service.
  • Conducting the arrangement conference.
  • Preparation of biographical and statistical date.
  • Examination of financial settlement options.
  • Preparation and filing of papers, permits and authorizations.
  • Coordination with those providing other services.
  • Preparation and placement of obituary notices.
  • Retention and care of remains prior to commencement of post death activities.

This fee for our basic 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 or receiving remains.)


EMBALMING  (Including use of preparation room and sanitary care)
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 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 immediate burial. If you choose to have an embalming performed, the decedent may be embalmed at a location other than this registered mortuary.

No human remains may remain unburied or uncremated in New Jersey for more than 48 hours unless embalmed or refrigerated.  (N.J.A.C. 8:9-1.1)

1.   Standard embalming                                                                   $ 895.00
2.   Autopsy embalming                                                                     $ 995.00


OTHER PREPARATION OF THE BODY
(Including use of preparation room but excluding embalming)

1.   Refrigeration charge for unembalmed remains, per day         $ 75.00
(Including any sheltering charge)
2.   Sanitary care, without embalming                                               $ 275.00
3.   Dressing, casketing and cosmetology                                          $ 225.00
4.   Restoration and other procedures, per hour                              $ 75.00
5.   Readjustment and repositioning following transfer in             $ 275.00


OTHER STAFF AND RELATED FACILITIES
1.   Use of facilities, staff and equipment for Viewing/Visitation

Our services include setup of the visitation are, placement of remains, positioning of floral display, and supervision and attendance during the hours of visitation.

a.    Private family viewing, per hour                                         $ 250.00
b.    Visitation prior to funeral, per hour                                    $ 275.00
c.     One full day visitation or part thereof                                $ 575.00

2.   Use of facilities , staff and equipment full Funeral Ceremony

Our services include coordinating the arrangements for the ceremony, staff supervision and attendance, and the use of the funeral home when used for the ceremony.

a.    At funeral home                                                                    $ 375.00
b.    At funeral home, to church                                                 $ 375.00
c.     At church                                                                                $ 375.00

3.   Use of facilities, staff and equipment for Memorial Service (without body present)

Our services include coordinating the arrangements for the memorial service, staff supervision and attendance, and the use of the funeral home when used for the memorial service.

a.    At the funeral home                                                              $ 375.00
b.    At other local facility (within 20 miles)                            $ 475.00


4.   Use of staff for Graveside Service (whether at cemetery or crematory).

Our services include supervision, attendance and accompaniment of the remains to the cemetery or crematory.

a.    Local (within 20 miles)                                                         $ 375.00
b.    Additional charge per hour outside local area                   $ 75.00


5.   Sheltering of remains.                                                             $ 75.00

(This charge will be applied only on days when no post-death activities occur, and the funeral home is in possession of the remains.)


TRANSPORTATION

1.   Transfer of remains to funeral home
a.    Local, within 20 miles                                                           $ 300.00
b.    Additional charge per mile outside local area                      $ 1.50
c.     Additional assistance charge for removal, per person   $ 150.00


2.   Automotive Equipment.
a.    Hearse, local (within 20 miles)                                           $ 400.00
b.    Hearse, non-local, additional (per mile)                                $ 1.50
c.     Limousine, local (within 20 miles)                                      $ 400.00
d.    Limousine, non-local, additional (per mile)                           $ 1.50
e.    Flower Car, local (within 20 miles)                                     $ 275.00
f.     Flower Car, non-local, additional (per mile)                          $ 1.50
g.    Family Car, local (within 20 miles)                                     $ 400.00
h.    Family Car, non-local, additional (per mile)                          $ 1.50
i.      Other (specify)                                                                           $ 0.00


CASKETS

A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home.

      Caskets range in price from $ 1,350.00 to $ 28,000.00

The Federal Trade Commission prohibits the provider of funeral services from imposing any additional fee and surcharge to consumers who obtain a casket elsewhere.


OUTER BURIAL CONTAINERS

A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home.

      Outer burial containers range in price from $ 1,530.00 to $ 9,500.00


URNS

Urns range in price from $ 55.00 to $ 4,500.00


OTHER MERCHANDISE AND SERVICES

1.    Prayer cards, per 100 (unit)...................... $ 55.00     to      $ 55.00
2.    Acknowledgment cards, per 0 (unit)........ $ 12.00     to      $ 12.00
3.    Register book.............................................. $ 25.00     to      $ 25.00
4.    Name plate.............................................................................. $ 45.00
5.    Grave marker.......................................................................... $ 35.00
6.    Memorial goods package
        (specify) ................................................................................ $ 170.00
7.    Burial Clothing, men’s and women’s..... $ 125.00     to    $ 125.00
8.    Memorial Folders, per 0 (unit)................................................ $ 0.00
9.    Crucifix / Cross....................................................................... $ 45.00
10.  *Newspaper Placement (only For Direct Cremation)..... $ 100.00
11.  Night And Weekend Surcharge (If Applicable)............... $ 250.00


CASH DISBURSEMENTS

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.


RECEIVING OF REMAINS FROM ANOTHER FUNERAL HOME          $ 3,550.00

This package charge includes receiving the remains from the other funeral home via transfer of remains from   PHL   Airport to our funeral home, basic sheltering of the remains, basic services of funeral director and staff, the obtaining of necessary permits and authorizations, and local (within   20   miles) transportation to the cemetery or crematory.  This charge does not include the use of facilities and staff for any visitation or ceremony, public or private, prior to burial or cremation, or any sheltering for days on which no post death activities occur.  Nor does it include transferring the remains from another source, or the charges of a common carrier, or anything not expressly stated as being provided.

For other options, please refer to the selections available on this General Price List.


IMMEDIATE BURIAL                                $ 3,825.00

Our package charges for immediate burial include basic services of funeral director and staff, the local (within   20   miles) transfer of remains to the funeral home, the basic sheltering of the remains, the obtaining of necessary permits and authorizations, and local transportation to the cemetery, sanitary care and preparation of remains for identification.  This charge does not include the use of facilities and staff for any visitation or ceremony, public or private, prior to burial, or any sheltering for days on which no post death activities occur.  Nor does it include the actual cost of the grave at the cemetery, or the cemetery’s charges for opening and closing of the grave, any required outer burial container or cash disbursements, or anything not expressly stated as being provided.

1.   Immediate burial with container provided by purchaser.... $ 3,825.00
2.   Immediate burial with alternative container......................... $ 3,825.00
3.   Immediate burial with casket selected from
       our funeral home (in addition to cost of casket)................. $ 3,825.00


FORWARDING OF REMAINS TO ANOTHER FUNERAL HOME         $ 4,345.00

This package charge includes removal of remains to this funeral home, basic services of funeral director and staff, basic sheltering of remains, embalming, obtaining necessary permits and transfer of remains to   PHL   Airport.  It does not include a casket or alternative or shipping container, the use of facilities and staff for any visitation or ceremony, public or private, prior to forwarding the remains, or any sheltering for days on which no post death activities occur.  Nor does it include transferring the remains to another destination, or the charges of a common carrier, or anything not expressly stated as being provided.

For other options, please refer to the selections available on this General Price List.


DIRECT CREMATION                               $ 1,350.00

Our package charges for direct cremation include basic services of funeral director and staff, the local (within   20   miles) transfer of remains to the funeral home, the basic sheltering of the remains, the obtaining of necessary permits and authorizations, local transportation to the crematory, sanitary care and preparation of remains for identification.  This charge does not include the use of facilities and staff for any visitation or ceremony, public or private, prior to cremation, or any sheltering for days on which no post death activities occur.  Nor does it include the actual cost of the cremation process, which is a crematory charge, or any other cash disbursement, or anything not expressly stated as being provided.

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 fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering).  The containers we provide are   Wood Base Cardboard Top  .

1.   Direct cremation with container provided by purchaser.... $ 1,350.00
2.   Direct cremation with alternative container......................... $ 1,350.00
3.   Direct cremation with casket selected from
      our funeral home (in addition to cost of casket)................. $ 1,350.00