Direct Cremation.



Includes the following.

  • Professional Services $600

    Basic Services of Funeral Director & Staff

  • Transportation $255

    Transfer of Remains to Funeral Home

  • Cremation Container $20

    Cardboard Cremation Container

  • Cremation $275

    Cremation of Remains

Other Costs.

  • Health Dept $12.00

    Health Department Disposition Fee

  • Consumer Affairs $8.50

    Department of Consumer Affairs Tax

  • Sales Tax $1.90

    Applicable Sales Tax




*Total does not include Coroner of Medical Examiner Fees or 2.5% bank charge for Credit/Debit Card transactions. 

Optional Services.

  • Copies of Death Certificate $24-28/ea

    Cost depends on County of Death

  • Immediate Removal of Remains $200

    From home, hospice, convalescent hospital, board and care facility

  • Mailing of Cremains $225

    Mailing of cremains within the United States

  • Unattended Sea Scattering $250

    Scattering of ashes at sea off the coast of San Francisco

  • Coroner/Medical Examiner Fee $TBD

    Cost depends on County of Death and services rendered

  • Oversized Remains $375

    Remains over 6ft 8in or 250 lbs. We are not able to accommodate remains over 400lbs or 6ft 8in tall

  • Airtray $375

    Oversized remains may require a larger cremation container known as an airtray

Prior to drafting any contract for goods or services, the responsible party or the decedent’s survivor who is handling the funeral arrangements is entitled to receive a copy of any preneed agreement in the possession of the funeral establishment that has been signed and paid for, in full or in part, by or on behalf of the decedent.

City Cremation only offers the above listed services. Should you necessitate viewing, witness cremation or any other traditional funeral home services we recommend you visit Pacific Interment Service or call them at (800) 442-1810.

For more information on funeral, cemetery, and cremation matters, contact:

Department of Consumer Affairs Cemetery & Funeral Bureau
1625 North Market Blvd., Suite S208 Sacremento CA. 95834 (916) 574-7870