Low Cost Cremation Services

Fallis-Shields Funeral Homes offers Basic Traditions; low cost cremation services. Our low cost cremation service includes everything needed and there is nothing additional required. Our complete cost breakdown is below.

Professional & Staff Services
$ 710.00
Coordinating activities, rites, ceremonies. Professional consultation with licensed personnel, including, but not limited to, expert advice on options to meet your needs. Coordination of transfer of the deceased and transportation to the crematorium, before, during, and after they have been provided, including services and supplies provided by us, as well as those provided by third party suppliers. 24 Hour Licensed funeral director availability and telephone monitoring.
$ 225.00
Permits, forms, etc. Completion and filing of all documents necessary to carry out the services and supplies requested, including, death registration, burial permit, coroner's certificate for cremation, Provision of 15 Proofs of Death issued by Benson Funeral Home (our proofs of death are usually accepted for most estate settlement purposes, but sometimes a provincial "Death Certificate" will be necessary and is available from the Office of the Registrar General), completion and submission of all CPP documentation and the Ontario Health card.

Initial Transfer from place of Death

Transfer to the Crematorium


$ 310.00

$ 195.00

Initial or additional (within 100km; additional fees apply beyond 100km). Transportation of the remains from the place of death to Benson-Shields Funeral Homes Inc, or Benson-Shields Funeral Homes Inc to the cemetery or crematorium, a charge applies for each transportation request using a specially equipped unmarked service vehicle.

Basic Facilities/Shelter

Basic preparation of remains


$ 315.00

$ 120.00

The placement of the body into a cremation container or casket if otherwise selected from what is included in this package.
Basic Cremation Container
$ 120.00
Verner - fibreboard cremation container/Coyle Packaging (suitable for up to 175 lbs)
Includes placement of obituary on our website as provided to us by email.
No Charge

Package Discount


                                                             - $ 1000.00

H.S.T. either exempt or included

These are costs beyond our control and subject to change. If you have a preference of crematorium or have a pre paid cremation fee with a cemetery - we can accommodate your wishes.
Coroner Fee
$ 75.00
Municipal Registration
$ 25.00
Cremation Fee
Highland Park Crematorium, Peterborough Ontario
$ 587.60
$ 129.35
All Inclusive Total
$ 1,811.95

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These services are offered within 100km of Millbrook including, Peterborough, Northumberland, Durham Region, City of Kawartha Lakes, G.T.A., Belleville, Quinte and Prince Edward County. All other areas are subject to a mileage charge of $2.00 per km beyond the first 100 km one way. Transfer of Arrangements are welcome.