Obituaries

Cole Damon Merrill
B: 1973-03-04
D: 2018-09-17
View Details
Merrill, Cole Damon
Myrna Lee Sachse
B: 1938-09-24
D: 2018-09-17
View Details
Sachse, Myrna Lee
Suzanne Rogers Fisher
B: 1946-12-29
D: 2018-09-16
View Details
Fisher, Suzanne Rogers
Richard Howard Burress
B: 1946-08-25
D: 2018-09-16
View Details
Burress, Richard Howard
Gordon Ellett Holland
B: 1936-11-28
D: 2018-09-12
View Details
Holland, Gordon Ellett
Winifred "Winnie" E. Gross
B: 1925-07-07
D: 2018-09-07
View Details
Gross, Winifred "Winnie" E.
Barbara Ann Coolman
B: 1952-11-04
D: 2018-09-06
View Details
Coolman, Barbara Ann
Floyd Everett Goucher
B: 1941-03-04
D: 2018-09-05
View Details
Goucher, Floyd Everett
Joyce Ann Moore
B: 1936-09-25
D: 2018-09-05
View Details
Moore, Joyce Ann
Margaret Thompson
B: 1927-12-20
D: 2018-09-02
View Details
Thompson, Margaret
Ryen Lee Browning
B: 1983-08-22
D: 2018-08-28
View Details
Browning, Ryen Lee
Mary Lou Smith
B: 1941-02-13
D: 2018-08-27
View Details
Smith, Mary Lou
Dennis O'Connell
B: 1958-04-28
D: 2018-08-23
View Details
O'Connell, Dennis
Gaylene Ann Wiedmaier
B: 1960-11-22
D: 2018-08-20
View Details
Wiedmaier, Gaylene Ann
Miles Raymond Whitaker
B: 1929-10-21
D: 2018-08-14
View Details
Whitaker, Miles Raymond
Clyde Arthur "Bear" "Poke" Mullikin
B: 1950-05-18
D: 2018-08-14
View Details
Mullikin, Clyde Arthur "Bear" "Poke"
Rosalie Elizabeth Kershaw
B: 1937-01-08
D: 2018-08-10
View Details
Kershaw, Rosalie Elizabeth
Gilbert "Gib" Keith
B: 1923-03-10
D: 2018-08-05
View Details
Keith, Gilbert "Gib"
Joyce Ann Moore
B: 1936-09-25
D: 2018-08-05
View Details
Moore, Joyce Ann
Lisa Marie Brookshier
B: 1963-01-24
D: 2018-08-01
View Details
Brookshier, Lisa Marie
AC Heldenbrand
B: 1932-03-05
D: 2018-07-22
View Details
Heldenbrand, AC

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
222 West 3rd Street
CAMERON, MO 64429
Phone: 816-632-2158
Fax: 816-632-6316
Service Charges - Poland-Thompson Funeral Home

Service Charges

Professional Service Charges

We are pleased to provide you with a full disclosure of our professional service charges.

To help you understand funeral costs we have prepared an outline of the categories that make up a funeral account. There are basically four sections that make up a funeral account: casket & merchandise selections, professional service charges, cash disbursements and taxes on applicable items.

To help consumers, legislation states that all funeral homes must provide an itemized price list of all of their related professional service charges as well as casket and merchandise charges. This list must be available at the consumers' request without cost or obligation.

We pride ourselves on always being one of the most reasonably priced funeral homes in the area, although many expect our charges to be much higher given our level of professionalism, the quality of our facilities and our ethical standards. Consumers and families finally can learn first hand that there is a difference in the service we provide and they do not need to fall into the trap of traditional loyalty many funeral homes attempt to count on. Today, being good is not good enough. We trust that this service will give you one more reason to give the Poland-Thompson Funeral Home serious consideration when seeking a funeral home that is pro-actively working towards providing you the highest standards of services and facilities while offering sensible and affordable solutions.

Casket & Merchandise Selections

This section is specific to the casket that a family selects. All of our caskets and merchandise is priced separately - meaning the price you see for the casket is for the casket itself with no other items included. This can often become confusing to families. Some of the other types of merchandise you might find in these section of the funeral account are: burial vaults, cremation urns, and upgraded stationary packages. Again, each is itemized based on your selection and a total is itemized under the "Casket & Merchandise Selections." As always, you are free to purchase or acquire these items from any other funeral home or other source. Receiving funeral homes cannot charge any handling or administration fees when a casket is purchased elsewhere.

Cash Disbursements

Cash disbursements are just as they imply: to aid the families we serve, we will cover third party expenses and place them on our account as a convenience until the estate is understood.

Strict legislation ensures that these items are not marked up and only the exact "cost" is included on the funeral account. Typical cash disbursements might include:

  • Newspaper Notices
  • Clergy Honorariums
  • Cemetery Charges
  • Music Honorariums
  • Flowers
  • Certified Copies of the Death Certificate
  • Mileage
  • Hairdresser
  • Weekend Charges
     

365 Days of Healing

Grieving doesn't always end with the funeral: subscribe to our free daily grief support email program, designed to help you a little bit every day, by filling out the form below.