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