Consumer Alert

Out-of-town funeral homes and cremation "societies" are suddenly and aggressively marketing discount cremation in your area. Click the questions below to learn more.

Why are out-of-area cremation providers suddenly marketing heavily in our community?

How does that impact me?

So why do you care?

Why is this more prevalent now?

Can’t we just call you?

If low price is my main concern shouldn’t I take the best deal?

What about a local firm advertising discount prices?

Does joining a cremation society make sense?

What about free cremations suggested by medical personnel?

Can’t I call a crematory myself?  Why do I need a funeral home anyway?

Are some providers specialists in cremation?

How is your discount subsidiary, Pillar Cremation, different?

How much should a cremation cost?