Obituaries

Eric Martin
B: 1975-02-06
D: 2024-02-16
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Martin, Eric
Donald Katlin
B: 1929-07-21
D: 2024-02-12
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Katlin, Donald
Robert Eckert
B: 1934-10-26
D: 2024-02-10
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Eckert, Robert
Craig Sandahl
B: 1968-04-05
D: 2024-01-31
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Sandahl, Craig
Hollis Fullerton
B: 1950-07-03
D: 2024-01-24
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Fullerton, Hollis
Eugene Hill
B: 1935-08-03
D: 2024-01-22
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Hill, Eugene
Donald Page
B: 1924-12-22
D: 2024-01-20
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Page, Donald
Connie Jurgens
B: 1950-03-22
D: 2024-01-17
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Jurgens, Connie
Dale Knox
B: 1944-02-01
D: 2024-01-13
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Knox, Dale
Thomas Lawrence-Fullbright
B: 1988-02-17
D: 2024-01-11
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Lawrence-Fullbright, Thomas
Robert Perdue
B: 1947-05-07
D: 2024-01-04
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Perdue, Robert
Charles Mancin
B: 1997-06-20
D: 2023-12-25
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Mancin, Charles
Mary Moppin
B: 1934-08-19
D: 2023-12-24
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Moppin, Mary
Elbert Ballard
B: 1938-07-19
D: 2023-12-22
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Ballard, Elbert
Elbert Pirtle
B: 1939-04-07
D: 2023-12-15
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Pirtle, Elbert
Rita Davis
B: 1957-09-12
D: 2023-12-10
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Davis, Rita
Theodore Remmers
B: 1953-07-25
D: 2023-12-08
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Remmers, Theodore
Rita Smith
B: 1949-03-17
D: 2023-12-04
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Smith, Rita
Claude Jones
B: 1942-05-06
D: 2023-11-25
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Jones, Claude
Terrence Gerstenberger
B: 1960-10-05
D: 2023-11-23
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Gerstenberger, Terrence
Michael Dean
B: 1961-02-12
D: 2023-11-22
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Dean, Michael

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1106 E. Branch St.
PO Box 1094
PLATTE CITY, MO 64079
Phone: 816.858.2129
Fax: 816.858.2347

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General Price List

Smart LinkThese prices are effective as of October 16, 2023 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 arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. 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 goods and services you selected.


Basic Services of the Funeral Director, Staff, and Overhead $2,550.00
Our fee for the services of the funeral director and staff includes, but is not limited to, staff to respond to the initial request for service, arrangement conference with the family or responsible party; arrangements of funeral, shelter of remains, preparation and filing of necesssary authorizations and permits; recording vital statistics, preparation and placement of obituary notices; staff assistance prior to, during and/or following the funeral, including coordination with those providing other portions of the funeral, e.g. cemetery, crematory and others.  Also included in these charges are overhead expenses relative to our facilities such as insurance, maintenance and utility expenses, secretarial and administrative costs, and equipment and inventory costs.  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 charges for direct cremations, immediate burials and forwarding or receiving of remains.)


Embalming $980.00

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 of the Body                                                                                     $365.00   Includes dressing, casketing, and cosmetizing of the deceased

Transfer of Remains to Funeral Home (Within 50 Mile Radius) $470.00
Use of Facilities and Staff for Viewing or Visitation (per hour) $515.00
Use of Facilities and Staff for Funeral, Memorial, or Graveside Service $595.00
Use of Facilities and Staff for Committal Service Following Funeral Service $100.00
Funeral Coach $450.00
Family Car/Limousine $450.00
Cremation Fee $900.00
Caskets:  A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home $1,554.00 - $13,648.00
Outer Burial Containers:  A complete list wil be provided at the funeral home $1,320 - $21,160.00

 
 

Types of Services Available

We  have compiled the charges to show you the fees for some of our most common services.  Additional charges may be incurred for items such as death certificates, obituaries, clergy honorarium, etc.

Direct Cremation $2,395.00 - $2695.00
 
This charge for a direct cremation (without ceremony) includes basic services of funeral director and staff, a proportionate share of overhead costs, transfer of the deceased to the funeral home, transportation to crematory, necessary authorozations, and cremation.  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 fiberboard cremation container
Direct Cremation (with container provided by family)                                            $2,395.00
Direct Cremation (with container provided by funeral home)                                 $2,695.00
 

Our Payment Policy

Payment must be secured prior to the rendering of any services and may be made in the following ways: Cash, Check, Debit Card (no processing fee), Credit Card (Visa & MasterCard with a 2% processing fee),  Assignments on life insurance policies verified by our staff can be used for non-cash advance items with all beneficiaries available to sign any applicable documentation prior to services being rendered.

 

Additional Considerations in Regard to Our General Price List:

Pictures, Descriptions, and up to date pricing for Casket, Vaults, Urns, & Other                 Merchandise that we offer can be found on our website under Funeral                   Products.

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If you prefer to have a printed copy of our General Price List including all of the Merchandise, this can be accomplished by the following:

1. From our Homepage, towards the bottom, under Funeral Planning, choose Funeral Products.

2. Scroll down & choose "Our Current General Price List"

3. Click on "Download a Copy of Our General Price List" to generate a PDF file for your review, or to print.

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You can obtain our General Price List by visiting our Funeral Homes.