$1485.00 Direct Cremation Crematory fee included

$1485.00 Direct Cremation Crematory fee included



As described above the basic cost includes:


$695.00     Direct Cremation

$300.00     Removal (Transport from place of death to Funeral Home)

$200.00     Transport to Crematory

   $25.00     (1) death certificate /permit includes state fees

$225.00     Delivery or Mailing from firm to you  


Cremation is irreversible, the State of New Jersey requires that a minimum of 48 hours must elapse after a death before cremation can take place. In addition, the death certificate must be completed and authorization(s) from the next of kin must be obtained.

No human remains may remain unburied or uncremated in New Jersey for more than 48 hours unless embalmed or refrigerated. (N.J.A.C. 8:9-1.1)


  • Package Includes:


  • Basic services of funeral director & staff
  • Removal (Essex County)
  • Sanitary Care
  • Filing death certificate and obtaining permit


  • Minimum cardboard alternative container - Cardboard construction; minimum brown
  • Return of Cremains
  • Memorial or Visitation service, embalming, urn, casket, additional death certificates, death notice, scattering of Cremains, Nursing Home/House Removal, ETC.


Click below to download and complete the forms and present to the funeral director or fax them back to 973-866-5656 or email: staff@garden-hill.com for additional assistance please give us a call at 973-675-8401 ext. 0.  Upon receipt a funeral director from our office will contact you to discuss your options.


Forms to complete and return immediately:

  1. Service Authorization 
  2. Cremation Authorization


Death Certificate must be signed for processing within the required time.

Payment must be confirmed prior to service.