Services

Our Services

We understand that losing a loved one is one of the most tragic events that could ever happen to anyone…  We will be assisting you all the way from the preparations to the memorial service itself.  We know that the people of north central Montana are as diverse as the stunning country side we live in and we are committed to being flexible and accommodating to the diverse customs and traditions of all our families. Our job is to listen to our customer’s ideas and concerns and collaborate together on the perfect way to gather family and friends to honor your loved one. Upon calling a consultation with the staff of Edwards Funeral Home, our immediate job will be to assume the burden of all the details and arrangements for the services you choose. We will work to immediately minimize the stress and workload on your family and work together to create a meaningful ceremony to express the genuine individuality of your loved one. All packages include Basic Services of Staff, Clerical assistance with obituaries, death certificates, and VA Benefits paperwork.

 

Many families have asked us to provide their loved one with special services to create a unique and memorable experience. Some examples of special services that we have provided in the past include horse-led funeral wagon, processions for hundreds of vehicles, unique locations such as parks, family cemeteries or other special places, special visitation hours, a living memorial, balloon release, distinct live music, branding of caskets, and arranging for patriot guards for military services.

Burial

Traditional Funeral Service

The traditional funeral service typically consists of a full funeral service at a church, our funeral chapel, or the location of your choice. A funeral service provides an opportunity for family and friends to gather, mourn, and celebrate the life of their loved one. Often the body is presented in a casket which allows family and friends to pay their respects in person.

$3445.00 – and Up

Embalming Open casket service at church or funeral Home, with Hearse to the grave side service and service folder/program package with register book.

Other Burial Packages – $1895.00 and up

These packages include immediate burial services or burial with a grave side service.

Cremation

Simple or Direct Cremation Edwards Funeral Home will handle the transportation, handling, permits and documentation for the cremation of your loved one.  This package includes the very basic services and cremation cost.

$2780.00 and up

Cremation with a Memorial Service Edwards Funeral Home will handle all the aspects for families opting for cremation of their loved one. Cremation arrangements can be individually tailored specifically to the wishes of the family and Edwards Funeral Home offers an array of options. This includes Staff at a Church or the Funeral Home for the memorial service, Hearse for grave side service and service folder/program package with register book.

$3150.00 and up

Traditional Service with Cremation This service is the same as the Traditional Funeral Service but is followed by a cremation instead of a traditional burial with casket.  A funeral service provides an opportunity for family and friends to gather, mourn, and celebrate the life of their loved one.  This package includes embalming Open casket service at church or funeral Home, with Hearse to the grave side service, Cremation Cost, Rental Casket and service folder/program package with register book.

$4350.00 and up

Forwarding and Receiving Remains

If the death occurs locally and the family chooses to have a service or burial in another location, Edwards Funeral Home can handle the embalming and facilitate transportation and all logistics for safe and prompt delivery to a funeral home of your choosing. If the death occurs in another location and the family chooses to bury the deceased locally, we can receive and secure the remains and process necessary documentation and permits for the burial.

$1595 – and Up

Packages will vary depending on what’s needed, Please call for more details.

Tribal Burial Packages

We work with any tribe in the State of Montana our packages are all inclusive in the burial allowance that each tribe has to offer. Please Call for more details.

Together we can create a unique experience that celebrates the life of your loved one and allows families and friends to gather and bereave together. Please contact us for current pricing for the above service packages and for a general price list for our service and product offerings. We are committed to offer families affordable solutions and will work within your specific budget parameters and offer an array of payment plans and options.

“Edwards Funeral Home Director went the extra mile for me and my loved one. He shows great compassion and met our every need.”

Spagelo Family

“Edwards Funeral Home helped make situation a little easier. His flexibility, made it easier for us to make decisions.”

Ball Family