At Star of David, we understand the importance of sensible pricing. That’s why our charges for the services we provide are lower than the other funeral homes on Long Island.
Your choices from available services, merchandise and third-party charges will determine the final cost of the funeral. Download our General Price List (GPL). There, you will see that we have highlighted services that are frequently selected when arranging a graveside service. Remember, you have the right to choose the services and merchandise you desire. Here is a list of services typically chosen for a graveside service:
- Transfer of the deceased to the funeral home
- Topical disinfection dressing and casketing
- Basic arrangements fee
- Supervision for the graveside service
Please note that our basic arrangements fee of $4,900 may not be declined and that certain choices you make may require that other services be provided to comply with the law (see our GPL for details or contact us). The items listed above total $5,500 when using Star of David Memorial Chapel. Additional costs include the casket selection (see our casket selection) and third-party charges (see below). Please note, if you desire a chapel service, there is an additional fee of $600.
The above pricing excludes the following cash advance items which you may need or want:
Cemetery Charge – to open the grave (anywhere from $1,400-$3,000 depending upon the cemetery and excluding any overtime charges)
Clergy – if you would like for us to arrange for a Rabbi (usually a $600 honorarium is expected)
Death Certificates – each certified copy you wish us to obtain for you costs $10-$20 each depending upon the county of death
Gratuities – which we must disburse to appropriate parties on your behalf (approximately $100)
You may request these other items at an additional charge:
Please note: If you desire a chapel service, there is an additional fee of $600.