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3661 S Wood St
Chicago, IL 60609
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5218 S Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60632
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1938 W. 47th Street
Chicago, IL 60609
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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.

Traditional funeral
$9,400
Cremation & service
$4,150
Direct cremation
$2,300

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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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Paula M Lily

Oct 12, 1930—Aug 8, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

"Paula M Lilly Born:Oct. 12, 1930 Home going: August 8, 2019 Wonder mother of 4 sons, James,Tim,Robert an…" Read more
Perla Dalali Rea

Aug 13, 2019—Aug 13, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

Myra J Lafayette

Feb 16, 1942—Aug 12, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

"Myra J. Lafayette passed away on August 12th. 2019." Read more
Harolyn E Day

Jan 10, 1960—Aug 10, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

Meehall “Mike Finn” Fionnachta

May 17, 1987—Aug 13, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

"Meehall “Mike Finn” Fionnachta passed away suddenly on Aug 13. Departing this earth before his dear Mother, R…" 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.