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            Taunton Cremation is a full service cremation program available to  families, through the Sowiecki Funeral Home. We offer a variety of  options from a simple immediate cremation to having  services, such as a funeral service, memorial service, visitation prior to cremation, or burial in a specific cemetery. A family or individual may choose to tailor a service to their needs and wishes. We offer our services to families in Eastern Massachusetts and surrounding areas and the State of Rhode Island.  Please call us at (508) 824-9881 if you should need assistance or have any questions.

 


Taunton Cremation - Packages and Prices

Simple Immediate Cremation Package:  $1,795

Arrangements may be made at our funeral home or the licensed director will meet with you in the comfort of your home, if desired.

This package includes:

  • Basic services of the funeral director and staff

  • Local transfer of the deceased to our funeral home

 **within 15 miles of our funeral home. Additional mileage outside our coverage area to be determined depending on which city or town the death occurred.

  • Sheltering of deceased at our funeral home

** There is a 48-hour mandatory waiting period in the State of Massachusetts, before any funeral home can proceed with cremation. ** Rhode Island has a 24 hour waiting period.

  • Basic alternative container for transportation and cremation.
  • Massachusetts Medical Examiner cremation authorization fee.
  • Crematory fee at Woodlawn-North Purchase Crematory.
  • Transportation of the deceased to the Woodlawn-North Purchase Crematory.
  • Transportation of the cremated remains into our care after the cremation.
  • Complimentary online publishing of an obituary and memorial guestbook on our web site.


This charge does not include a funeral ceremony, visitation or cash advance items: which may include, newspaper obituaries, certified copies of the death certificate, clergy honorariums, etc.


Additional Cremation Services Available:

** For transfers in family residences, there is a charge of $95 per additional personnel needed to assist in transferring your loved one safely with dignity into our care.

Mailing of Cremated Remains

  • Mailing in the State of MA - $75
  • Mailing out of state - $100


Licensed Funeral Director for Burial of Cremated Remains at Local Cemetery:  $250

Sanitary care and dressing of deceased for Private Identification (with no embalming) - $175 


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