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Service Bundles

KORU’s Service Bundle Prices were created to help with the planning process.

Please review our General Price List for additional options.

Prices effective as of January 2024

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.
General Professional Services – Includes In-Person or Remote Consultation(s) with Licensed Funeral Director, Disposition Management, 24/7 Urgent Availability, all necessary follow-up and communications $ 925.00
Administration – Includes Documentation, Death Registration, Online Obituary, Provision of Government Forms and Resources, Mailing of Death Certificates$ 625.00
Transport of Body$ 500.00
Essential Care – Includes Sheltering, and Non-Invasive, Natural Body Care$ 450.00
 

KORU Core Services

Foundation of all Bundles

KORU Family Deathcare Bundle

$ 3,425
plus third party costs
This option permits families to take a more hands-on role in the care of the deceased. Please note taxes, gov’t fees, third party options, cremation fees and graveside burial fees are not included but can be added as needed.
KORU Core Services – See description$ 2,500.00
Family-Assisted Dressing at KORU – includes facilities for up to two hours$ 625.00
Local Pine Casket or Shroud with Handles$ 785.00 

Total with Third Party Costs

Total with Third Party Costs$ 3665.25

Third Party Costs

Original Death Certificate$ 27Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee$ 40.00GST (5%, excluding death certificate)$ 173.25

Essential Cremation Bundle

$ 3,300
plus third party costs
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.
KORU Core Services – See description$ 2,500.00
Eco-Pine Cremation Tray$ 300.00
Eco-friendly urn INCLUDED
Cremation Fee at Preferred Crematorium$ 500.00

Total with Third Party Costs

Total with Third Party Costs $ 3534.00

Third Party Costs

Original Death Certificate$ 27.00Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee$ 40.00GST (5%, excluding death certificate)$ 167.00

Green Burial Bundle

$ 4,050
plus third party costs
This option allows for KORU to be involved with providing the essential services and products to assist with a Green Burial.
KORU Core Services – See description$ 2,500.00
Transport of Body – To Cemetery$ 500.00
Simple Ceremony Staff$ 450.00
Natural Cloth Burial Shroud with Handles$ 600.00

Total with Third Party Costs

Total with Third Party Costs $ 4363.50

Third Party Costs

Original Death Certificate$ 27.00Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee $ 40.00GST/PST (5% goods and services excluding death certificates, 7% goods)$ 246.50

KORU Traditional Funeral Service Bundle

$ 4,550
plus third party costs
This bundle allows for KORU to be involved with providing support and products to create a service at a church. 
KORU Core Services – See description$ 2,500.00
Funeral Ceremony Planning$ 400.00
Full Ceremony Staff$ 625.00
Complete Personal Care – Includes bathing and dressing$ 375.00
Hearse Rental$ 650.00

Total with Third Party Costs


Total With Third Party Costs$4846.50

Third Party Costs

Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee$ 40.00 Original Death Certificate$ 27.00 GST (5%, excluding death certificate$ 229.50

Other Considerations

Casket

Venue Rental

Celebrant / Clergy

Musician

Reception

Witness Cremation Bundle

From $ 4,425
plus third party costs
This option allows for KORU to be involved with providing the essential services and products to assist with a Witness Cremation.
KORU Core Services – See description$ 2,500.00
Complete Personal Care of Deceased$ 375.00

Eco-Pine Cremation Tray$ 300.00

Eco-friendly urn INCLUDED
Witness Cremation Fee (Maple Ridge Crematorium) $1250.00
 
Total with Third Party Costs $4715.25
 
Third Party Costs
Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee$ 40.00
Original Death Certificate$ 27.00
GST (5%, excluding death certificate)$ 223.25

Terramation (Natural Organic Reduction) Bundle

starting at, USD $ 4,950
plus KORU's services and third party costs
While terramation (natural organic reduction) isn’t legally available in BC, KORU is able to work with Return Home™ to provide clients the opportunity to have their remains reduced to soil.
Terramation Services at Return Home™ (Auburn, WA)
Receiving and storing of remains; dressing of remains in custom compostable garments; the terramation process (approx. 60 days total); facility access for families to visit during the first 30 days; packaging of terramated remains for family; delivery of excess soil to the Return home Woodland property in Washington State.
US$4950
Other Fees to Consider:
KORU Core Services (see description),
$2500
Additional Transportation fees (from KORU’s facility to Return Home)$ 1425
Laying in Ceremony (at Return Home)$ 675.00
CPBC Fee (mandatory BC gov’t fee)$ 40.00
Death Certificate(s), each $27.00
This bundle allows for KORU to be involved with providing support and products to create a service at a church. 
KORU Core Services – See description$ 2,225.00
Funeral Ceremony Planning$ 350.00
Full Ceremony Staff$ 550.00
Complete Personal Care – Includes bathing and dressing$ 350.00
Hearse Rental$ 600.00
 
 

Third Party Service

Casket by Selection
Celebrant ServicesAs Selected

Third Party Service

Venue RentalAs Selected

Third Party Service

Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee$ 40.00

Third Party Service

Original Death Certificate$ 27.00

This option allows for KORU to be involved with providing the essential services and products to assist with a Witness Cremation.
KORU Core Services – See description$ 2,225.00
Complete Personal Care of Deceased$ 350.00
Eco-Pine Cremation Tray$ 300.00
Witness Cremation Fee (Maple Ridge Crematorium) $1200
 
Third Party Service
 
Consumer Protection BC Administrative Fee$ 40.00
 
Original Death Certificate$ 27.00

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)