Professional fees are the charges under the control of the funeral director. These include Funeral directors attendance to all arrangements, including completion of necessary documentation, delivery of same by hand, telephone calls, visits to home and personal supervision of the funeral, the provision of a hearse, a coffin suitable for either cremation or burial. The conveyance of the deceased to our premises, full preparation hygienic treatment and care of the deceased.
Disbursements are the charges paid out by the funeral director on behalf of the family while arranging the funeral.
Examples of these are:
- Cemetery fees.
- Crematorium fees.
- Doctors fees (if appropriate).
- Parochial fees.
- Ministers / speakers fees.
- Obituaries / acknowledgments.
- Order of service sheets.
- Any other additional extras that you may require.