Welcome to KORU Cremation | Burial | Ceremony

KORU Bundles were created to help with the planning process.

Please review our General Price List for additional options.

Prices effective as of March 2021.

 

KORU Core Services

Foundation of all Bundles Excluding Home Funeral
Required
    KORU Core Services includes all of the staff, facilities, vehicles, and administration for the essential services we provide. They are the foundation on which the rest of our services are offered
  • $ 550.00 General Professional Services – Includes In-Person or Remote Consultation(s) with Licensed Funeral Director, Disposition Management, 24/7 Urgent Availability
  • $ 450.00 Administration – Includes Documentation, Death Registration, Online Obituary, Provision of Government Forms and Resources, Mailing of Death Certificates
  • $ 450.00 Transport of Body
  • $ 200.00 Sheltering – First two weeks, $50 per additional week
  • $ 200.00 Essential Care – Non-Invasive, Natural Body Care

KORU Family DeathCare Bundle

$ 3,367 plus tax
INCLUDED IN THE BUNDLE
    This option permits families to take a more hands-on role in the care of the deceased. Please note cremation fee is not included and can be added as needed.
  • $ 1,850.00 KORU Core Services – See above
  • $ 300.00 Complete Personal Care – includes bathing + dressing in addition to Essential Body Care
  • $ 450.00 Family-Assisted Dressing at KORU – includes facilities for up to two hours
  • $ 700.00 Local Pine Casket or Shroud with Handles
  • Third-Party Services
  • $ 40.00 Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee
  • $ 27.00 Original Death Certificate

Essential Cremation Bundle

$ 2,417 plus tax
INCLUDED IN THE BUNDLE
    This option allows for KORU to be involved with providing the essential services and products to ensure cremation of the deceased, giving space for families to plan their own ceremony services.
  • $ 1,850.00 KORU Core Services – See above
  • $ 200.00 Eco-Pine Cremation Tray
  • $ 300.00 Cremation Fee at Preferred Crematorium
  • Third-Party Services
  • $ 40.00 Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee
  • $ 27.00 Original Death Certificate

Green Burial Bundle

$ 3,417 plus tax
INCLUDED IN THE BUNDLE
    This option allows for KORU to be involved with providing the essential services and products to assist with a Green Burial.
  • $ 1,850.00 KORU Core Services – See above
  • $ 450.00 Transport of Body – To Cemetery
  • $ 350.00 Simple Ceremony Staff
  • $ 700.00 Local Pine Casket or Natural Burial Shroud with Handles
  • Third-Party Services
  • $ 40.00 Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee
  • $ 27.00 Original Death Certificate

KORU Funeral Service Bundle

$ 4,267 plus tax
INCLUDED IN THE BUNDLE
    This bundle allows for KORU to be involved with providing support and products to create a service at an outside venue. This would be considered a more traditional service, such as at a Church or outside venue.
  • $ 1,850.00 KORU Core Services – See above
  • $ 300.00 Funeral Ceremony Planning
  • $ 500.00 Full Ceremony Staff
  • $ 300.00 Complete Personal Care – Includes bathing and dressing
  • $ 550.00 Hearse Rental
  • $ 700.00 Local Pine Casket with Handles
  • Third-Party Services
  • As Selected Celebrant Services
  • As Selected Venue Rental
  • $ 40.00 Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee
  • $ 27.00 Original Death Certificate

Hybrid Home Funeral Bundle

from $ 517 plus tax
INCLUDED IN THE BUNDLE
    Home funerals require significant participation from the family to complete care independently. 

    There is no morgue facility included as the family will be keeping the body at home until time of cremation or burial. Please ensure that KORU is notified in order to request the cremation or burial take place after an appropriate length of time. 

    Should the family decide to transfer before the scheduled cremation date the sheltering facilities fee ($200.00) and transportation fee ($450) will be added.

  • $ 450.00 Administration – Includes Documentation, Death Registration, Online Obituary, Provision of Government Forms and Resources, Mailing of Death Certificates
  • $ 550.00 General Professional Services (Optional) – Includes In-Person or Remote Consultation(s) with Licensed Funeral Director, Disposition Management, 24/7 Urgent Availability
  • $ 300.00 Family-Assisted Body Care Offsite (Optional) – includes supplies and assistance from a licensed funeral director for an hour
  • $ 100.00 Local Delivery of Casket (Optional) – Local within 30km
  • $ 450.00 Transport of Body (Optional) – for example from hospital to home
  • Third-Party Services
  • $ 40.00 Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee
  • $ 27.00 Original Death Certificate

KORU provides direct and tailored cremation, burial and ceremony services so that you can mourn and celebrate your dead your way.

KORU strongly supports and encourages Green Funeral practices that take place free from the use of toxic or non-biodegradable materials and chemicals.

To meet these standards KORU offers and provides:   

  • Eco-Friendly caskets and shrouds to enclose and transport the dead for burial and cremation ceremonies.
  • Essential, Natural Body Care of the Deceased with non-toxic, non-invasive practices (sanitation and temporary preservation using only non-toxic, biodegradable topical products – essential oils – and refrigeration).
  • Private and public viewings, home vigils, wakes, church funerals and graveside ceremonies when the deceased has been cared for naturally (as described above).