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4447 W Irving Park
Chicago, IL 60641
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13300 S. Houston Avenue
Chicago, IL 60633
6471 N. Northwest Highway
Chicago, IL 60631
9900 S Throop St
Chicago, IL 60643

How much does a funeral cost in Chicago, IL?

Here are average prices for common funerals in Chicago, IL, based on our estimates. Prices will vary at different funeral homes, so it's a good idea to compare several options and ask for general price lists.

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Memorials for people from Chicago, IL

Browse a few memorial websites created for people from Chicago, IL on Ever Loved. Find obituaries, funeral details, photos, stories, and more.
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Michael James Sales-Burton

Mar 20, 2001—Nov 22, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

"On March 20, 2000, the Lord blessed the world with the presence of Michael James Sales-Burton. He was born to…" Read more
Matthew Allen Chesser

Jan 12, 1994—Dec 6, 2019

Chicago, IL

"Matthew Allen Chesser, 25 of Chicago, passed away tragically on Friday December 6, 2019. Born January 12,…" Read more
Estelle Pier Liddel

Feb 20, 1929—Nov 27, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

George Bernard Warren. Sr

Apr 21, 1955—

Chicago, IL, USA

Alaysia Navaya Norman

Aug 14, 2019—Nov 30, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

"Alaysia Navaya Norman 4 months passed away in November 30th 2019" Read more

Planning a funeral in Chicago

Chicago is home to over a hundred funeral homes, meaning you have a wide range of choices when selecting a funeral home in Chicago. When comparing them, it’s often a good idea to compare prices, reviews and locations, as well as any special focuses, if that’s important to you. In Chicago, you’ll find cremation-focused funeral homes, Asian funeral homes, Jewish funeral homes and more.

Burial is still slightly more common that cremation in the state of Illinois as of 2016, but cremation rates continue to rise and cremation is expected to be more common than burial by 2020. Cremation has the benefits of being greener, more affordable and more flexible, as there is a much wider range of locations where you can choose to scatter or bury ashes.

If you’d prefer to bury your loved one, there are many Chicago cemeteries to choose from. Consider visiting a few to get a feel for the location that you’re most likely to go back to visit.

If you’d like help figuring out what kind of funeral to plan, consider trying our free funeral planning tool for guidance.