Consumer Pricing Information
As mandated by New York State law and the Federal Trade Commission, consumers are entitled to receive and retain this firm's General Price List (GPL). Our GPL is a schedule of fees for the regularly offered services of the Yonkers office of F. Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home. The pricing for this information sheet has been taken directly from our most recent GPL dated September 1, 2016
If comparison shopping, it is important to thoroughly and carefully compare prices as the items included in "basic charges" or "service charges" of funeral homes may vary. It is also important to note that this pricing is based on a full service wake including complete day visitation hours, limousine, memorial items,etc. However, funeral arrangements may be personalized to fit the needs and wishes of any family. Please call or visit us to speak with one of our licensed funeral directors about personalized funeral planning.
Funeral with wake Basic Charges:
- One day wake: $6,475.00 (male) or $6,550.00 (female)
- Two day wake: $6,775.00 (male) or $6,850.00 (female)
The basic charges include the following services - local transfer of remains to the funeral home; embalming (Although embalming is not required by law in New York State, this funeral home does require embalming for wake/visitation and church services); dressing & casketing; cosmetizing; basic arrangements; supervision for wake; supervision for funeral service; use of facilities; local hearse; local limousine (for 7 passengers); memorial package[prayer cards, thank you cards, crucifix, name plate, register book] and hairdresser (if applicable).
Additions to basic charges (if wanted or needed):
- 2nd person at residence if death occurs at home ($100.00)
- casket (range from $1,095.00 to $14,820.00)
- vault/outer container (wood - $725.00/steel - $1,200.00/sealing concrete - $2,030.00)
- clothing (range from $250.00 to $400.00)
- newspaper notices (range from $175.00 to $2,500.00)
- flowers (range from $65.00 to $2,000.000)
The above pricing is only for funeral home charges . Cash advance items (cemetery/crematory, clergy, death certificates, permit fees, pallbearers, gratuities, etc.) are not included in this pricing and will be additional. They are independent charges and will be billed to the family at the same amount paid by the funeral home. There is no mark-up in the cash advance charges.