Obituaries

Alice H. Barrett
B: 1924-11-28
D: 2017-06-26
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Barrett, Alice H.
Patricia Peters
B: 1943-05-12
D: 2017-06-24
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Peters, Patricia
Woodrow Warren
B: 1955-01-16
D: 2017-06-22
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Warren, Woodrow
Catherine Barnette
B: 1956-09-09
D: 2017-06-17
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Barnette, Catherine
Ruth V. Geissler
B: 1929-09-04
D: 2017-06-12
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Geissler, Ruth V.
Floyd Ulrich
B: 1929-02-14
D: 2017-06-10
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Ulrich, Floyd
Barbara Ann Koziol
B: 1946-09-13
D: 2017-06-05
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Koziol, Barbara Ann
Kathryn Bossard
B: 1919-11-22
D: 2017-06-04
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Bossard, Kathryn
Melvin M. Moyer
B: 1944-06-09
D: 2017-06-03
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Moyer, Melvin M.
Mary Koch
B: 1921-10-02
D: 2017-06-03
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Koch, Mary
Alma E. Hill
B: 1918-08-22
D: 2017-05-31
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Hill, Alma E.
Suzanne Hiester
B: 1957-11-02
D: 2017-05-29
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Hiester, Suzanne
Dennis Zerbe
B: 1945-06-09
D: 2017-05-28
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Zerbe, Dennis
Mabel Schildt
B: 1924-02-19
D: 2017-05-26
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Schildt, Mabel
Barry Fitzgerald
B: 1957-01-03
D: 2017-05-25
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Fitzgerald, Barry
L. Michael Sassaman
B: 1952-12-25
D: 2017-05-24
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Sassaman, L. Michael
Victoria Dillard
B: 1941-12-26
D: 2017-05-20
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Dillard, Victoria
Amanda Barrell
B: 1981-08-21
D: 2017-05-17
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Barrell, Amanda
Pauline Bensinger
B: 1919-11-19
D: 2017-05-15
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Bensinger, Pauline
Arlene Haas
B: 1943-03-12
D: 2017-05-15
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Haas, Arlene
Betty Lou Marbarger
D: 2017-05-11
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Marbarger, Betty Lou

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Family Funeral Home | Affordable Cremation and Burial

Milkins Giles Funeral Home Inc. General Price List 

Family Funeral Home Affordable Cremation and BurialThe Family Funeral Home goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral or cremation arrangement you select will include a charge for our professional services. If legal or other requirements mean you must purchase any items that you did not specifically ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the funeral or cremation goods and services you select.

These prices are effective as of December 1, 2014, but are subject to change without notice.

Review Our Affordable Direct Cremation Package

Review Our Pricing for Direct Burial Services

Itemization of Services

Basic Services of Funeral Director and Staff $2,860
Our charge includes funeral counseling, necessary arrangements, recording vital statistics, securing permits, filing and obtaining death certificates and other forms and claims, preparation of necessary notices, and coordination of service plans with parties involved in the final disposition of the deceased. The 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 charges for direct cremations, immediate burials and forwarding or receiving remains.)
 
 
Embalming $990

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.

 
Other preparation  
     Dressing, casketing and cosmetology $495
     Disinfecting/preparation of remains for identification $295
     Special care for autopsied cases $200
     Refrigeration (per day) $160
   
Transfer of remains to funeral home  
     Within 25 mile radius $390
     Additional charges (outside the 25 mile radius) $3/per
  loaded mile

Viewing/Visitation at the funeral home (or other local facility)

Our service will include use of visitation or viewing rooms per one hour or less including but not limited to family room(s) and reception area, placement of encased remains, display of floral arrangements, parking lot use and assistance and supervision and attendance during the visitation

$390
Funeral service at the funeral home (or other local facility)

Our service will include set up of service rooms per on hour or less including but not limited to family room(s) and reception area, coordinating the funeral arrangements, supervision of funeral, and staff to attend funeral ceremony.
 
$495
Memorial service at the funeral home (or other local facility)

Our service will include set up of service rooms per on hour or less including but not limited to family room(s) and reception area, coordinating the memorial service arrangements, supervision of memorial service, and staff to attend the service.
 
$495
Weekend/Holiday Ceremony

This charge is for funeral or memorial ceremonies that occur on a weekend or holiday
 
$295
Graveside Committal Service

Our services include coordinating the service arrangements, local transportation of encased remains or cremains to cemetery, supervision and necessary staff and equipment used to conduct the service.
$385

Automotive Equipment
(All vehicles listed below operate with a 25 mile radius / additional @3.00 mi. one way)

Casket coach (hearse)                                                                           $390
Flower Car/Clergy Car $295
7 Passenger Family Car (limousine) $200
 

Merchandise Price Ranges

Caskets                                                                                             $1,395 to $7,200
Alternate Containers $125 to $990
Outer Burial Containers $995 to $12,000
Urns $75 to $1,125
Miscellaneous Merchandise & Services  
     Complete Memorial Package $190
     Memorial Folders or Cards per 100 $95
     Acknowledgement Cards per 25 $25
     Register Book $70
     Laminated Obituaries $3
     Burial Clothing $195 to $295
     Interior and Exterior Crucifix $60
     Memory Portrait $195
     Flag Cases $95 to $275
     Custom Memorial DVD $125
     Custom Memorial Candle $25
     Cremation Fee $325

Alternative Service Options

Forwarding of remains to another funeral home

This charge includes removal of deceased, basic services of staff, embalming, necessary authorizations and local transportation to airport. (This charge does not include a shipping container, visitation or ceremonies prior to forwarding of remains or airfare charges.)
 
$3,585

Receiving remains from another funeral home

This charge includes removal of deceased, basic services of staff, embalming, necessary authorizations and local transportation to airport. (This charge does not include a shipping container, visitation or ceremonies prior to forwarding of remains or airfare charges.
 
$3,175
Immediate burial (range of prices)

Our charge for an immediate burial (without ceremony) includes: basic services of funeral director and staff, removal and shelter of remains, local transportation to cemetery and appropriate authorizations.
$4,060 to $11,260
     Immediate burial with container provided by purchaser $4,060
     Immediate burial with 20 ga. non-gasketed casket $5,455
     Immediate burial with casket as selected (range of prices) $4,060 to $11,260
   
Direct cremation (range of prices) $2,845 to $3,835
Our charge for a direct affordable cremation (without services) includes: basic services of funeral director and staff, a proportionate share of overhead costs, removal of remains, transportation to crematory and temporary container for cremains. 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 container we provide is a cardboard container.  
     Direct cremation with container provided by purchaser $2,845
     Direct cremation with Cape Alternative cremation container $3,095
     Direct cremation with crematable casket as selected (range of prices) $2,845 to $3,835

If you have questions about affordable cremation and burial options provided by our family funeral home please call 610-921-3121

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