Cremation Plans and Pricing
Coping with the loss of a loved one is never easy, and services are an essential part of the recovery process. When a loved one has died, many will wonder what is the best option: burial or cremation. Often price will be a factor, and you may wonder how much cremation costs. If you have chosen cremation, there are many ways to honor your loved one's life. Because each life is unique and every memorial should be personal, Cypress has plans to fit every budget and affordable options to choose from. Take a look below at our most popular options, and if you would like to speak to one of our funerals directors, we are just a phone call or email away.
Direct Cremation -- $1475.00
Direct Cremation is the simplest option available to you and your family. The cost of direct cremation with no funeral or memorial service is often 1/4 that of a traditional burial and is an affordable option for any family. We take your loved one into our care, complete all the paperwork and death certificate, then we cremate and return the remains in a basic container to the family.
Our charges for this service include: basic services of funeral director, staff and overhead; a proportionate share of overhead costs; transfer of remains to the funeral home, other preparation of the body, cremation process and utility vehicle. If you want to arrange direct cremation, you can use an alternative container. Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composite materials. The alternative containers we provide are constructed of paperboard.
Direct cremation offers an affordable options for saying goodbye to your loved one.
Simple GoodBye Cremation -- $1825.00
Our Simple Goodbye plan provides an opportunity for a small group to pay their last respects to your loved one. This small private viewing prior to cremation allows a few close friends and family members to gather and honor and remember the life of the deceased prior to cremation.
Our charge for this service includes: minimal services of funeral director and staff; transfer of remains to funeral home; preparation of your loved one for viewing, use of facilities for private family viewing (limited to 1 hour and 10 people); utility vehicle, cremation of remains and alternative container. This charge does not include: public viewing, urn, any merchandise, or cash advance items.
Our Simple Goodbye Cremation helps family and friends to come together to share memories and to begin the healing process.
Memorial Service with Cremation -- $2025.00
Similar to a traditional funeral, our Memorial Service allows family and friends a place to gather in and celebrate a life well-lived. Because no life is the same, each memorial service can be personalized to reflect your loved one's life. Whether you are looking for a more traditional service with prayers, a eulogy, and memory sharing, or something that will help your family and friends say goodbye that most fits the your loved one's life style, our funeral directors can help you to arrange a memorial service that is as unique as your loved one.
Our charge for cremation followed by a memorial service at the funeral home or another facility charges include: minimal services and overhead of funeral director and staff; transfer of remains to funeral home; refrigeration; gathering and memorial service at our facility or supervision of gathering and memorial service at another on the same day; utility vehicle; cremation fee; and alternative container. This charge does not include: public viewing, urn, any merchandise, or cash advance items.
To begin the healing process, our memorial service with cremation is a dignified and personalized way to honor your loved one's life.
Traditional Service with Cremation -- $3950.00
(1 Day "Tribute Package")
If you are looking for a way to bridge the difference between a traditional funeral service and a memorial service, then our Traditional Service with Cremation is the best option. Here, your family and friends will be able to say goodbye to your loved one with a one-day traditional wake at our funeral home or in another facility such as a church or temple. After the service, the cremation process is completed, and your loved one can be buried in a cemetery, kept in an urn or keepsake, or scattered at a place of special significance.
Our charge for public viewing at funeral home or another facility with cremation to follow includes: basic services, and overhead of funeral director and staff; transfer or remains to funeral home, embalming, dressing, and cosmetizing; use of facility for viewing and funeral service or supervision of viewing and funeral service at other facility; cremation fees; utility vehicle; and solid oak rental casket with insert. This charge does not include: urn, any merchandise or cash advance items. Additional charge for service outside the funeral home to include vehicles.
Our Traditional Service with Cremation allows friends and family to gather and to pay their last respects in a more traditional setting.
On-site Cremation Saves YOu Money
Cypress Funeral Home & Crematory is a full-service facility, locally owned and family operated in the heart of Maurice LA. Because we have our own on-site crematory, your loved one stays in our care until your final goodbye. Unlike other funeral homes in the area, we do not outsource any of the services we provide which allows us to pass our savings on to you. Additionally, your loved one will be with our loving, caring staff at our facility in our peaceful surroundings and will be treated with dignity, compassion and respect.
Not sure which cremation package is right for you? Our licensed funeral directors and support staff are just a phone call, email away or use the contact form below. If you would like to discuss your funeral planning options, we can meet you at our funeral home or in your own home, wherever is convenient for you. Cypress is just minutes away from Lafayette in Maurice Louisiana, and we serve the entire Acadiana area: Broussard, Milton, Abbeville, Kaplan, Scott, Crowley, Rayne, New Iberia and Carencro. For more information about our general pricing and our burial options visit our forms page.