Itemization of Services


Basic Service of Funeral Director and Staff

$ 1,994.00

Our fee for the basic services of the funeral director and staff includes, but is not limited to, staff to respond to initial request for service; arrangement conference with family and responsible parties, arrangement of funeral; preparation of necessary authorizations, and permits, vital statistics, preparation and placement of death notice, sheltering of remains and coordination with those providing other portions of the funeral; example: cemetery, crematory, vault companies, and other as required. Also included in this charge are the overhead expenses relative to our facilities such as professional licensing, legal and accounting fees, insurance, building and utility expenses, parking lot and grounds, maintenance, taxes, equipment, inventory cost, record keeping, secretarial and administrative expenses. This fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangement you select. (This fee is already included in our charges for direct cremation, immediate burials, and forwarding of remains.)     


Services and Facilities

Services and facilities for viewing at the Funeral Home (per day)


$562.00

Services and facilities for Funeral Ceremony at the Funeral Home


$681.00

Funeral Service at other facility


$681.00

Graveside Service

$504.00

Memorial Service (An additional $200 will be added if Ambrose Funeral Home did not handle cremation)

$554.00

Service at Crematory (this does not include any fees from the crematory)


$338.00


Embalming

$ 892.00

Except in certain cases, embalming is not required by law. Embalming may be necessary however, if you select certain funeral arrangements, such as funeral with viewing.  If you do not want embalming; you have the right to choose an arrangement that does not require you to pay for it, such as cremation or immediate burial.


Additional Preparation

Disinfecting, dressing, cosmetics and casketing of remains

$384.00

Bathing, disinfecting, and handling of remains with no embalming for purpose of identification

$245.00 

Additional charge for embalming of autopsied remains

$140.00

Restoration when necessary (this is per hour charge)

$140.00

Shelter of remains (per day)

$230.00

(This charge is made commencing on the 4th day our facilities are used to shelter remains.) All preparation charges include use of special equipment needed to comply with M.O.S.H and O.S.H.A. Regulations.


Cremation Fee

$4,00.00

Transportation of remains to Funeral Home (within 25 mile radius)

Automotive Equipment (Add $3.25 per mile outside local service area of 25 mile radius)

$497.00

Funeral Coach (hearse)

$297.00

Limousine

$198.00

(Each addition limousine for the same funeral service)

Starting at $300.00

Flower Car

$158.00

Courier Car (procurement of documents, recording of vital statistics)

$208.00

Transfer to or from Airport

$240.00

Transfer to Crematory

$208.00

Transfer of the deceased from funeral home to the place of autopsy and return to funeral home

$285.00


Merchandise

Caskets (A complete list will be provided at the funeral home)

$1,750.00 - $12,070.00

Alternative Cremation Containers & Caskets 

$200.00 - $21,115.00 

Outer Burial Container (A complete list will be provided at the funeral home)

$938.00 - $8,420.00

Burial Clothing

$16.00 - $525.00

Cremation Urns

$126.00 - $3,700.00

Thank You / Acknowledgement Cards

$45.00

Register Books

$60.00 - $80.00

Prayer Cards (per 100, also offered in smaller quantities)

$100.00

Custom Prayer Card (per 100, also offered in smaller quantities)

$110.00

Bookmarks (Minimum 4)

$8.00

Candles (each)

$20.00

DVD (3)

Initial $60.00

Additional DVD (each) 

$20.00

(If tangible photos are used, the initial price includes up to 100 photos. $15 extra will be charged per 50 photos afterwards)

Custom Programs (per 100)

$200.00


Forwarding Remains to Another Funeral Home

$1,595.00

Forwarding Remains out of Country

$1,995.00

This charge includes removal of remains, basic service of staff, embalming, necessary authorizations, minimum shipping container, and local transportation to airport. This charge does not include any rites or ceremonies.

Receiving Remains from Another Funeral Home

$1,475.00

This Charge includes basic services of staff, pick up of remains and transportation to the cemetery.


Immediate Burials  

Ranging from $1,866.00 to $13,845.00

This Charge for immediate burial includes removal of remains, local transportation to the cemetery, necessary authorizations, basic services of staff, bathing, disinfecting, and handling of remains with no embalming for purposes of identification. This charge does not include the use of facilities and staff for any visitation or ceremony, public or private, prior to burial.

Immediate Burial with casket provided by family

$1,886.00

Immediate Burial with Hilton - 20 Gauge Sealing Casket

$4,136.00

Immediate Burial of Infant

$215 + Cost of Casket


Direct Cremation

Ranging from $2,076.00 to $4,241.00

This charge for direct cremation includes removal of remains, local transportation to Crematory, necessary authorizations, basic services of staff, bathing, disinfecting, handling of remains with no embalming for purposes of identification. This charge does not include use of the facilities and staff for any visitation or ceremony, public or private, prior to the cremation. Identification period is limited to 30 minutes.

Anything beyond is subject to a $98.75 Charge per half hour.

If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you can use an alternative container. Alternative containers encase the decedent and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition material (with or without an outside covering).

Direct cremation with container provided by family

$2,076.00 

Direct cremation with container

$2,276.00

Direct cremation of infants and children under age 3

$215.00 + Crematory Fee


Cash Advance Items

The Funeral Home has no control over the cost of these items, therefore only the actual “Cash Advanced” amount will be charged. Advances exceeding $500.00 will be subject to a 5% surcharge. Cash Advanced items may include, but not be limited to the following:

  • First copy of the Death Certificate by the State of Maryland @ $10.00
  • Tents, Greens, Chairs, Etc.
  • Cemetery Fee for Veteran Cemeteries
  • Each additional certified copy of the Death Certificate @ $12.00 per copy by the State of Maryland
  • Clergy Honorarium / Church Fees
  • Death notice / newspaper
  • Crematory Fee
  • Organist / Soloist
  • Hairdresser


Funeral Service Packages

The following are Traditional Funeral Packages offered by Ambrose Funeral Home, Inc. and Ambrose Funeral Home of Lansdowne.

These plans do not include Merchandise or Cash Advance items

Package Plan A-Traditional Funeral Service with One Day Visitation
(Casket Not Included)

  • Basic Services of Funeral Director and Staff
  • Embalming
  • Disinfecting, Dressing, Cosmetics and Casketing
  • Use of Facilities / Staff / Equipment for Visitation and Funeral Ceremony
  • Transfer of remains from place of death

  • Funeral coach (hearse)
  • Family Limousine
  • Courier Vehicle
  • Flower Vehicle

Package Plan A Itemized = $5,871.00

Package Plan A = $5,661.00

Savings of $210.00

Package Plan B – Traditional Funeral with 2 Hour Visitation Immediately Prior to Service

  • Basic Services of Funeral Director and Staff
  • Embalming
  • Disinfecting, Dressing, Cosmetics and Casketing
  • Use of Facilities / Staff / Equipment for 2 Visitation and Funeral Ceremony

  • Bradford Casket (This casket sold separately at $1775.00
  • Transfer of remains from place to death
  • Funeral Coach (Hearse)
  • Courier Vehicle

Package Plan B Itemized = $7,009.00

Package Plan B = $6,562.00

Savings of $447.00

Package Plan C – Direct Burial with Graveside Service

  • Direct Burial Services of the Funeral Director / Staff
  • Preparation of remains for purposes of identification only. No embalming
  • Funeral Ceremony at Cemetery
  • Minimum 20 Gauge Sealing Casket (Hilton). (This casket sold separately at $2,227.00)

  • Transfer of remains from place of death
  • Funeral Coach (Hearse)
  • Courier Vehicle

Package Plan C = $4,540.00

Package Plan D – Cremation with One Day Visitation and Funeral Service

  • Basic Services of Funeral Director and Staff
  • Embalming
  • Disinfecting, Dressing, Cosmetics and Casketing
  • Use of Facilities / Staff / Equipment for Visitation and Funeral Ceremony

  • Transfer of remains from place of death
  • Courier Vehicle
  • Transfer to Crematory
  • Crematory Fee
  • Complimentary Urn

Package Plan D Itemized = $5,826.00              

Package Plan D = $5,589.00

Savings of $237.00

Package Plan E – Cremation with Two Hour Visitation and Funeral Service

  • Basic Services of Funeral Director and Staff
  • Embalming
  • Disinfecting, Dressing, Cosmetics and Casketing
  • Use of Facilities / Staff / Equipment for 2 Visitation and Funeral Ceremony
  • Wooden Rental Casket (This casket sold separately at $1195.00)

  • Transfer of remains from place of death
  • Courier Vehicle
  • Transfer to Crematory
  • Crematory Fee
  • Complimentary Urn

Package Plan E Itemized = $6,740.00

Package Plan E = $6,293.00

Savings of $447.00

Package Plan F – Direct Cremation with Memorial service at a Later Date

  • Direct Cremation Services of the Funeral Director / Staff
  • Bathing, disinfecting, handling of remains with no embalming for purposes of identification
  • Use of Facilities / Staff / Equipment for Memorial Service

  • Transfer of remains from place of death
  • Courier Vehicle
  • Transfer to Crematory
  • Crematory Fee
  • Complimentary Urn

Package Plan F = $ 2,830

Memorial Packages $230.00

Your choice of Register Book

100 Prayer Cards

50 Acknowledgement Cards

and 4 Personalized Slide Show DVDs

Savings $20 - $40

PAYMENT PLAN PACKAGE – 2 Hour Visitation Immediately Prior to Service followed by Burial

  • Basic services of Funeral Director and Staff
  • Embalming
  • Disinfecting, Dressing, Cosmetics, and Casketing
  • Facilities / Staff for Visitation (2 hours)
  • Use of facilities / staff / equipment for funeral ceremony
  • Transfer of remains from place of death

  • Funeral Coach (Hearse)
  • Courier Vehicle
  • Bradford Casket (This casket sold separately at $1,775.00)
  • 100 Prayer Cards
  • Basic Register Book
  • Clergy Honorarium
  • 3 Death Certificates

Package Plan C Itemized = $7,353.00      

Package Plan C = $6,906.00

Savings of $447.00

$2,800.00 Due Before Viewing

$4,156.00 Payments at $150 Per Month


Additional Upfront Charges:

a)Additional Death Certificate: $12 per

b)3 DVD Slide Show: $60

c)Hairdress: $75 - $120

d)Outer Burial Container (Vault)


PAYMENT PLAN PACKAGE – 2 Hour Visitation Immediately Prior to Service followed by Cremation

  • Basic services of Funeral Director and Staff
  • Embalming
  • Disinfecting, Dressing, Cosmetics, and Casketing
  • Facilities / Staff for Visitation (2 hours)
  • Use of facilities / staff / equipment for funeral ceremony
  • Transfer of remains from place of death
  • Transportation to Crematory
  • Courier Vehicle

  • Norwood Rental Casket (This casket sold separately at $1,195.00)
  • 100 Prayer Cards
  • Basic Register Book
  • Clergy Honorarium
  • 3 Death Certificates
  • Crematory Fee
  • Complimentary Urn

Package Plan C Itemized = $7,134.00  

Package Plan C = $6,687.00

Savings of $447.00

$2,500.00 Due Before Viewing

$4,187.00 Payments at $150 per month

Additional Upfront Charges:

a)Additional Death Certificates: $12 per

b)3 DVD Slide Show: $60

c)Hairdress: $75-$120



 Casket Price List

These prices are effective as of April 15th, 2022, but are subject to change without notice.

Ambrose Funeral Home, Inc. (Arbutus)

Bradford

20 gauge

Silver with crepe interior

$ 1,775

Ashford

Poplar Veneer

Semi-gloss Sturbridge finish with rosetan interior

$ 2,450

Prayer

20 gauge

Bronze/venetian bronze finish with rosetan interior

$ 3,145

Sterling

18 gauge

White shaded pink with pink crepe interior

$ 3,860

Hancock

18 gauge

Bronze topaz storm blue finish with blue crepe interior

$ 4,685

Arlington

18 gauge

Platinum finish with light blue crepe interior

$ 4,975

Ashland

Solid Ash

Satin fawn finish with rose tan crepe interior

$ 5,345

Pieta

Poplar

Polished walnut finish with rose tan crepe interior

$ 5,920

Kensington

Stainless Steel

Bronze topaz finish with champagne velvet interior

$ 6,820

Andover

Maple

Polished light caramel finish with pink velvet interior

$ 6,920

Warfield

Solid Cherry

Polished finish with arbutus velvet interior

$ 8,415

Lincoln

32oz Copper

Brown natural shaded bronze with velvet interior

$ 10,670

Royale

Solid Mahogany

Polished century finish with arbutus velvet interior

$ 14,450

Ambrose Funeral Home of Lansdowne

Bradford

20 gauge

Copper with rose tan crepe interior

$ 1,775

LaSalle

20 gauge

Silver shaded gunmental with white crepe interior

$ 2,375

Coleman

20 gauge

Mandarin with rose tan crepe interior

$ 2,385

Going Home

18 gauge

Spruce blue with blue crepe interior

$ 3,555

Abner

Poplar Veneer

Mahogany finish with rosetan crepe interior

$ 3,720

Stanford

18 gauge

Light bronze shaded ebony with rosetan crepe interior

$ 3,820

Lexington

Poplar

Polished Sturbridge finish rosetan crepe

$ 5,190

Appalachian

Solid Oak

Satin light fawn finish with rosetan crepe interior

$ 5,470

Ivory Pearl

18 gauge

Antique white finish with white velvet interior

$ 5,595

American Heritage

Solid Maple

Polished maple with autumn breeze suede

$ 6,005

Autumn Harvest

Stainless Steel

Brushed pale gold/heritage bronze with arbutus velvet interior

$ 7,210

Lincoln

32oz Copper

Brushed natural shaded bronze with velvet interior

$ 10,670

Alternative Containers

Cremation Box

Heavy cardboard, no interior

$200

Norwood Rental

Rental cremation casket solid oak with rosetan crepe interior

$ 1,195

Norfolk

Cremation casket with fiberboard pine veneer with ivory crepe

$ 1,620

Longley

Cremation casket with fiberboard cherry veneer with blue crepe interior

$ 1,850

Longley Oversized

Cremation casket with fiberboard cherry veneer with blue crepe interior

$ 2,455

Claridge

Cremation solid poplar casket with pink crepe interior

$ 3,140

Disclaimer of Warranties

Ambrose Funeral Home, Inc., and Ambrose Funeral Home of Lansdowne make no representations of warranties regarding the caskets listed above. The only warranties, expressed or implied, granted in connection with caskets sold are the expressed written warranties, if any, by the manufacturers thereof. No other warranties, expressed or implies, relating to the caskets, including, but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, and the fitness for a particular purpose, are extended by the Ambrose Funeral Home, Inc. and Ambrose Funeral Home of Lansdowne.


Outer Burial Container Price List

These prices are effective as of April 15th, 2022, but are subject to change without notice

Ambrose Funeral Home, Inc. and Ambrose Funeral Home of Lansdowne make no representations or warranties regarding the outer burial containers listed here. The only warranties expressed or implied, granted in connection with the outer burial containers are the written warranties, if any extended by the manufacturers thereof. No other warranties, expressed or implies, relating to the outer burial containers, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchandising and fitness for a particular purpose are extended by the Ambrose Funeral Home, Inc. and the Ambrose Funeral Home of Lansdowne.


Grave Liner

$975.00

Concrete construction: uncoated: weight 1,650 pounds

Monarch

$1,131.00

Concrete construction, painted with black sealant on outside, silver painted inside, weight 1,650 pounds

Monticello Vault

$1,377.00

Concrete construction, seamless strenex inner liner; sealed with all-weather superseal, weight 2,138 pounds, 2” thick walls (24”, 28” or 30”)

Salute Vault  

$1,377.00

Concrete construction, seamless strenex inner liner; sealed with all-weather superseal, weight 2,138 pounds, 2” thick walls, veterans emblem on lid

Continental Vault  

$1,542.00

Extra heavy concrete construction in cover, seamless strenex liner; weight 2,510 pounds, 2” thick walls

Venetian Vault 

$1,973.00

Extra heavy concrete construction in cover, seamless ABS marbelon cover carapaces, weight 2,709 pounds, 2” thick walls

Cameo Rose Vault

$3,113.00

Extra heavy concrete construction in base and cover, ABS liner, interior finishing liner of 26 gauge stainless steel , stainless steel cover carapace, weight 2,714 pounds, and 2 1/2” thick walls

Stainless Steel Triune Vault

$3,113.00

Extra heavy concrete construction in base and cover, seamless ABS liner, interior finishing liner of 26 gauge stainless steel, stainless steel cover carapace, weight 2,714 pounds, and 2 ½ “ thick walls.

Copper Triune Vault

$3,636.00

Extra heavy concrete construction in base and cover, seamless ABS liner interior finish liner of solid copper, solid copper cover carapace, weight 2,880 pounds, 2 ½” thick walls.

Bronze Triune Vault

$4,005.00

Extra heavy concrete construction in base and cover, seamless ABS liner, interior finishing liner solid bronze, solid bronze cover carapace, weight 2,910 pounds, 2 ½” thick walls.

Bronze Marbelon

$8,420.00


In most areas of the country, state or local law does not require that you buy a container to surround the casket in the grave. However, many cemeteries require that you have such a container so that the grave will not sink in. Either a grave liner or a burial vault will satisfy these requirements.

Oversized Outer Burial Container Price List

These prices are effective as of December 8th, 2021, but are subject to change without notice.

Ambrose Funeral Home, Inc. and Ambrose Funeral Home of Lansdowne make no representations or warranties regarding the outer burial containers listed here. The only warranties, expressed or implied, granted in connection with the outer burial containers are the written warranties, if any extended by the manufacturers thereof. No other warranties, expressed or implies, relating to the outer burial containers, included but not limited to the implied warranties of merchandising and fitness for a particular purpose are extended by the

Ambrose Funeral Home, Inc. And Ambrose Funeral Home of Lansdowne.


Grave Liner 34”

$1,219.00

Concrete construction: uncoated; weight 2,200 pounds

Monarch 34"

$1,414.00

Concrete construction, painted with black sealant on outside, silver painted inside, weight 2,650 pounds

Grave Liner 34”

$1,425.00

Concrete construction: uncoated, weight 2,650 pounds

Monarch 42"

$1,515.00

Concrete construction, painted with black sealant on outside, silver painted inside, weight 2,650 pounds

Monticello 34"

$1,792.00

Concrete construction, seamless strenex inner liner; sealed with all-weather superseal, weight 3,000 pounds, 2” thick walls

***Wilbert only makes up to a 34” in Monticello Vaults***

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