At A Basic Service in Toronto, we endeavour to provide you with honest and fair service of the highest possible standard. The following schedule of fees is offered to assist you in arranging a personalized service and promote a clear understanding of our fees.
Basic professional services
Basic transport of remains (1 staff person within 40km)
Obtain death certificate
Basic documentation (including registration for government, coroner and crematorium/cemetery)
Necessary care of remains
Basic shelter of remains
Transfer to cemetery/crematorium
As part of our service, we offer Proof of Death Certificates which are acceptable for most estate settlement purposes within Canada.
Occasionally, a need arises where it is necessary to obtain a certified "Death Certificate" (usually for foreign estate settlement purposes). This is obtainable from the Office of the Registrar General of Ontario.
Note: If the transfer is from a residence or facility that requires two people the charge for the transfer will be an additional $125.00.
The following are disbursement costs that you will incur no matter what firm you select:
Press notice in newspapers (per line charge)
Coroner's cremation certificate fee (HST exempt) - $75.00
Municipal registration fee – City of Toronto (HST exempt) - $50.00
Plus HST where noted
Additional Items and Considerations:
Placement of press notices
Attend witnessing of cremation
Attend interment of cremated remains (non-public)
Priority service for cremation
Transfer of cremated remains (within 40 km of Toronto)
Proof of death certificate
Removal of pacemaker and/or other implants
|P.P.G. (Lined)||501||Grey Cloth||White|
|Not Lined||78.5''L x|
|Not Lined||75''L x|
|Gravure Cr.||UR2021||Dark Oak||$395.00|
|Gravure Cr.||UR5103||Solid Oak||$295.00|
|Gravure Cr.||McKague Bl.||Cultured Marble||$295.00|
|Gravure Cr.||Thamesford||Pewter Aluminum||$195.00|
|Triple Q.||Scattering||Black Aluminum||$175.00|
Prices effective May 1, 2014.
Note that prices are subject to change so please check back with our office to ensure that you have the most up to date price list.
A Basic Service
A Division of Humphrey Funeral Home A.W. Miles-Newbigging Chapel Limited
BRUCE T. HUMPHREY (Owner/Operator) Licence # 127
1403A Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4G 3A8