General Price list
Prices are effective August 7, 2009 and are subject to change without notice.
The good 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 and over-head. If legal or other requirements mean you must but 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.
Please note there may be additional charges for extra expenses and special request items not listed.
Direct Cremation (no visitation or services) $999
Our Direct Cremation package keeps the family’s expenses down to a minimal. We provide the following services. Our charge for a direct cremation (without ceremony) includes:
- Basic services of crematory staff, a proportionate share or overhead cost
- Removal of remains;
- Transportation to crematory (within 50 miles driving distance);
- Necessary authorizations and permits.
- The crematory fee of $500 is included in the Direct Cremation price.
Kona Community Hospital $999
North Hawaii Community Hospital $999
Kohala Hospital $999
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 cardboard of composition materials (with or without an outside covering). The containers we provide are a cardboard container.
A. Direct cremation with container provided by the purchaser   $999
Urns   $20 to $1000
B. Direct cremation including a cardboard container $999
Please note that certain items and disclosures are required to be present on the General Price list as required by the Federal Trade Commission. These statements are in italic print for your convenience.
Basic Services of Cremation Staff $499
Our services include; conducting the arrangement conference; consulting with family; shelter of remains; preparing and filing necessary notices; obtaining necessary authorizations and permits; In addition, this fee includes a proportionate share of our basic overhead costs. This fee does not include any charges by newspapers or other publications for any requested notices other than the basic obituary we place for you.
- This fee is 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)
Refrigeration (in lieu of embalming) $125
Except in certain special cases, law does not require embalming. Embalming may be necessary, however, if you select certain funeral arrangements, such as a funeral with viewing. If you do not want embalming, you may usually have the right to choose an arrangement that does not require you to pay for it, such as a direct cremation or immediate burial.
Please note that embalming is not required for direct cremation and our establishment does not provide embalming or funeral services of any kind or immediate burials. It is our policy to require refrigeration of an unembalmed body.
Transfer of remains from place of death to crematory (within 50 mile radius.) Additional distance will be charged at $3.00 per mile.
Cremation Fee $500
Memorial Programs (50 per) $100
Laminated Bookmarks (50 per) $100
Laminated Prayer Cards (50) per) $100
Mailing of ashes through US Postal Services (Domestic) $150
Mailing of ashes through US Postal Services (International) Where possible $250
Unattended Scattering of ashes in Pacific Ocean by our establishment $225
price includes one biodegradable scattering urn
All prices are subject to Hawaii State General Excise Tax of 4.166%