Amherst services

Award-Winning Services Unmatched Affordability

We keep our prices affordable while still giving you the best service experiences in the industry. 

Our Services

Cremation

Direct Cremation

Essential
Cremation Package

$ 845.00

Simple (direct) cremation with no service. Includes transfer from hospitals, shelter, registration, cremation fee, taxes and:

  • 1 (one) original death certificate
  • simple cardboard cremation container
  • 1 (one) temporary plastic urn
  • 10 (ten) business days’ turnaround time
  • in-person delivery of ashes (BC Lower Mainland)

Complete arrangement online at your convenience or in-person at one of our offices. 

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Direct Cremation

Amherst
Cremation Package

$ 1,155.00

Simple (direct) cremation with no service. Includes transfer from hospitals, shelter, registration, cremation fee, taxes and:

  • 1 (one) original death certificate
  • Amherst’s satin-covered cremation container
  • 1 (one) Cherry Cube urn
  • 5 (five) business days’ turnaround time
  • in-person delivery of ashes (BC Lower Mainland)

In-person arrangement at your home (we come to you), at one of our offices or convenient online arrangement.

Cremation Service

Witness
Cremation Package

$ 2,700.00

A cremation with a short viewing followed by witnessing the start of cremation. Includes transfer from hospitals, shelter, registration, cremation  & witnessing fees, taxes and:

  • everything Amherst Cremation Package includes
  • basic sanitary care (no embalming), dressing & casketing
  • a standard vehicle (non-hearse) to transport the casket
  • 2 (two) funeral directors in attendance at service

Complete arrangement online at your convenience or in-person at one of our offices. 

Funeral Cremation

Church/Chapel Funeral followed by Cremation

$ 3,985.88

Simple (direct) cremation with no service. Includes transfer from hospitals, shelter, registration, cremation fee, taxes and:

  • 1 (one) original death certificate
  • Amherst’s satin-covered cremation container
  • 1 (one) Cherry Cube urn
  • 5 (five) business days’ turnaround time
  • in-person delivery of ashes (BC Lower Mainland)

Simple (direct) cremation with no service. Includes transfer from hospitals, shelter, registration, cremation fee, taxes and:

Burial

Direct Burial

Direct
Burial Package

$ 1,445.00

A simple full-body burial into cemetery ground without formal viewing nor graveside ceremony (no attendee).  It includes transfer from hospital, shelter, registration, taxes and:

  • 1 (one) original death certificate plus 2 (two) notarized copies.
  • a simple cloth casket
  • transport of casket to the cemetery 
  • in-person delivery of death certificate package (BC Lower Mainland)

Complete arrangement online at your convenience or in-person at one of our offices. 

Direct Cremation

Graveside
Service Package

$ 1,788.88

A simple service held at cemetery’s graveside without a formal viewing of the body beforehand (closed casket). It includes transfer from hospital, shelter, registration, taxes and:

  • 1 (one) original death certificate plus 2 (two) notarized copies.
  • basic sanitary care (no embalming), dressing & casketing
  • a funeral coach/hearse
  • a licensed funeral director in attendance at service

In-person arrangement at your home (we come to you) or at one of our offices. 

Direct Cremation

Funeral Service
Followed by Burial

$ 1,155.00

Simple (direct) cremation with no service. Includes transfer from hospitals, shelter, registration, cremation fee, taxes and:

  • 1 (one) original death certificate
  • simple cardboard cremation container
  • 1 (one) temporary urn
  • in-person delivery of ashes (BC Lower Mainland)

Complete arrangement online at your convenience or in-person at one of our offices. 

Shipment

Full Body Shipment

Domestic
(Canada & USA)

$ 845.00

Simple (direct) cremation with no service. Includes transfer from hospitals, shelter, registration, cremation fee, taxes and:

  • 1 (one) original death certificate
  • simple cardboard cremation container
  • 1 (one) temporary plastic urn
  • 10 (ten) business days’ turnaround time
  • in-person delivery of ashes (BC Lower Mainland)

Complete arrangement online at your convenience or in-person at one of our offices. 

Full Body Shipment

International
Shipment

$ 1,155.00

Simple (direct) cremation with no service. Includes transfer from hospitals, shelter, registration, cremation fee, taxes and:

  • 1 (one) original death certificate
  • Amherst’s satin-covered cremation container
  • 1 (one) Cherry Cube urn
  • 5 (five) business days’ turnaround time
  • in-person delivery of ashes (BC Lower Mainland)

In-person arrangement at your home (we come to you), at one of our offices or convenient online arrangement.

Ashes Shipment

Shipment of
Cremated Remains

$ 2,700.00

A cremation with a short viewing followed by witnessing the start of cremation. Includes transfer from hospitals, shelter, registration, cremation  & witnessing fees, taxes and:

  • everything Amherst Cremation Package includes
  • basic sanitary care (no embalming), dressing & casketing
  • a standard vehicle (non-hearse) to transport the casket
  • 2 (two) funeral directors in attendance at service

Complete arrangement online at your convenience or in-person at one of our offices. 

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