General List of Services

The goods and services shown below are those J. M. WEIRAUCH FUNERAL HOME can provide to our customers. You may choose only the item you desire, however, any funeral arrangement you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy 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 selected.

Our basic service includes, but is not limited to, staff to respond to initial request for service, arrangement conference with family or responsible party, along with preparation and filing of necessary certifcates and permits; placement of obituary notices; planning of funeral Arrangements; and coordination of service with cemetery, crematory vault companies and others as required.

Also included in this charge are overhead expenses relative to our facility such as insurance, maintenance and utility expenses, secretarial and administrative costs, and equipment and inventory expenses. This fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of funeral arrangements you select (this fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials, and forwarding or receiving remains).

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 preparations of the body include:
When necessary, hair styling (per hour)
Special care of autopsied remains
Washing and disinfection when no embalming
Use of facilities & staff
Visitation in funeral home (per hour)
Funeral ceremony in funeral home memorial service in funeral home
Use of equipment & staff for graveside service
Automotive equipment
Lead car with clergy Hearse, within county radius
Limousine within county radius
Transfer of remains to funeral home within county radius
Flower truck delivery to cemetery
Escort car within county radius

Service related merchandise:
Register book.
Acknowledgement cards (25 per box)
Prayer cards per 100

Traditional funeral service includes:
Basic services of funeral director & staff & overhead
Other preparations of body
Use of facilities & staff for viewing at funeral home.
Use of facilities & staff for funeral at funeral home
Transfer of remains to funeral home
Clergy car
Prayer cards
Flower truck
Register book
Acknowledgement cards
Clothing: Dress Suit Restoration

Consider Preplanning

Advanced Funeral Planning, also commonly known as pre-planning or pre-arranging, is simply taking care of funeral service details before the need arises. This can save loved ones untold stress and hardship during difficult times and allows people to get exactly what they want.

If you like, fill out our online form and we can help you begin preplanning the service that best suits your needs right now. Of course, you can always contact us at 618-253-7136 to set an appointment.

Pre-Planning Submission Form
(maiden, if wife)

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