General Price List

General Price List

2201 Plymouth Ave. N, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55411

Phone: 612-521-6744 Fax: 612-521-8461 Hours 9:00 AM.-5:00 PM. /24 Hour Answering Service

Email us at [email protected] / Website: www.estesfuneralchapel.com

*Prices Effective 5/01/19 and subject to change without notice.

Owned and operated by April A. Estes

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 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 funeral goods and funeral services you selected.

Professional Services of Funeral Director & Staff:----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $2785.00

Our fee for the services of funeral director and staff includes, but is not limited to: staff to respond to initial request for service; arrangement conference with family or responsible party; arrangement of funeral; preparation and filing of necessary authorizations and permits; recording vital statistics; Coordination with those providing final disposition of the deceased. Also included in this charge are overhead expenses relative to our facilities, such as insurance, taxes, maintenance and utility expenses, secretarial and administrative costs, equipment and inventory expenses.  

Embalming: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$620.00

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, or when refrigeration or use of dry ice is available.

Other Preparation of the Body:

Dressing and Casketing ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $280.00

Hair Dresser -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $40.00

Autopsied remains -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ------$230.00

Refrigeration, per day, after 3 days (un-embalmed bodies) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ $30.00

Washing and disinfecting for private family viewing when no embalming ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ $275.00


Use of Facilities, Equipment and or Staff

Our services include coordinating the service, staff and set-up necessary to conduct service.

Visitation at Funeral Chapel --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$425.00

Visitation 1 hour prior to the service --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$460.00

Visitation at Other Facility -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$460.00

Private Family Viewing: 12 immediate family members/ 30 minutes ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$150.00

Funeral Services at Estes Funeral Chapel ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $655.00

Funeral Services at Another Facility----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$655.00

Memorial Service -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$600.00

Different Day Burial or Cremation Viewing ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $125.00

Graveside Services -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $550.00


Forwarding and Receiving Remains and Immediate Burial

Forwarding Remains ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$1995.00

This charge includes removal of remains, basic services of staff, and a proportionate share of overhead cost, embalming, air tray and receptacle for body, necessary authorizations, and local transportation to airport or railroad. * This charge does not include family viewing, visitation, funeral or shipping charges.

Receiving Remains -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$1955.00

This charge includes pick-up of remains, transportation of remains to cemetery and basic services of the staff.      * This charge does not include professional services, visitation or funeral.

Immediate Burial -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$2065.00 - $10,310.00

This charge includes removal or remains, local transportation to cemetery, necessary authorization, and basic services of staff. *This charge does not include casket, the use of facilities and staff for any visitation or ceremony, public or private, prior to burial.

Immediate burial with casket or alternative container provided by consumer ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $2,065.00

Immediate burial with minimum cloth-covered, wood casket purchased from funeral chapel ------------------------------------------------------------------------------$2,215.00

Immediate burial with casket purchased from the funeral chapel (in addition to cost of casket selected)---------------------------------------------------------------$2,065.00


Cremation Services:                                                                                                                        

Direct Cremation ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $1655.00 to $6,050.00

This charge includes basic services of funeral provider and staff, overhead cost, transfer of remains, transportation to funeral home within 30-mile radius, care of remains, local transportation to the crematory, crematory fee.

 * This fee does not include, visitation, funeral service, and urn.

Minnesota law does not require you to purchase a casket for cremation. If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you can use an alternative container. Alternative container encases the body and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering). The containers we provide are cardboard or wood.

Direct cremation with combustible casket or alternative container provided by consumer --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $1, 655.00

Direct cremation with alternative container purchased from funeral chapel ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $1,805.00

Direct cremation with combustible casket purchased from funeral chapel ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $1,655.00

(in addition to cost of casket selected)

Funeral Service with cremation: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$5885.00 and up

This charge includes basic services of funeral director and staff, overhead cost, transfer of your loved one to the funeral home within a 30-mile radius, 1-hour visitation and funeral service at Estes Chapel, local transportation to the crematory, crematory charges, embalming, dressing and casketing, medical examiner’s approval fee, temporary urn from the crematory. *This fee does not include an urn.

Crematory Fee -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $350.00

For remains over 300 pounds an additional -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $150.00

Witnessing cremation ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$100.00


Transportation:

Automotive Equipment

Transfer remains to funeral chapel-Over 300 pounds add additional $100 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ $400.00

Hearse: Transfer remains to cemetery or crematory --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $400.00

Transfer remains to funeral home, cemetery or crematory 5pm-9am --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $65.00  

Limousine --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $375.00

Horse and carriage -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $975.00

Lead Car ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $175.00

All automotive equipment service a 40-mile radius. Extra miles are $.65 cents per mile.


Additional Services and Other Fees:

Weekend and Holiday ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$250.00

County Medical Examiners Cremation Fee ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ $50.00

Body Bag ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ $35.00

Sheltering of Human remains after 14 days------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$35.00


Miscellaneous Merchandise:

Register Book (1) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ $45.00

Acknowledgment Cards (25 per box) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$10.00

Flowers --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$100.00 and up


Caskets, Urns and Outer Burial Containers:

Caskets (A complete price list will be provided at the funeral chapel.) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $895.00 to 7985.00

Outer Burial Containers (A complete price list will be provided at the funeral chapel.) --------------------------------------------------------------------- $1150.00 to $2395.00

Alternative Containers (A complete price list will be provided at the funeral chapel.) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- $150.00

Cremation Caskets (A complete price list will be provided at the funeral chapel) ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------$895.00 to 4,395.00

Cremated Remains Containers (Urns) (A complete price list will be provided at the funeral chapel) ------------------------------------------------------------- $179.00 and up

Cremated Remains Urn Vaults (A complete price list will be provided at the funeral chapel) ----------------------------------------------------------------------- $650.00 and up

Cemetery Monuments and Markers (A complete price list will be provided at the funeral chapel) --------------------------------------------------------------- $900.00 and up

Rental Casket -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$995.00

If you choose a funeral service where a rental casket is provided, the casket used for the funeral service may have been used in a previous funeral service. If the casket has been used in a previous funeral service, the interior lining has been either replaced or thoroughly cleaned.