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3601 W. Diversey Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
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5935 W. Belmont
Chicago, IL 60634
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1359 W. Devon
Chicago, IL 60660
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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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Gloria Jean Jarmon

Aug 14, 1953—Jan 24, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

Anthony Binnu Provenzano

Jun 12, 1977—Jan 24, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

"Anthony George Binnu Provenzano passed away while at his vacation home in Italy on January 24th, 2020. He is…" Read more
Bill The Mouse

Oct 22, 2019—Jan 21, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

"Bill the Mouse" Read more
Zoila Lopez

Jun 27, 1969—Jan 17, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

"El viernes, 17 de enero de 2020, Zoila López, amorosa esposa y madre de cuatro hijos, falleció pacíficamente …" Read more
Michael Lee Watkins

Sep 22, 1969—Jan 4, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

"Michael Lee Watkins was born in Chicago, IL on September 22, 1969 to Harold Ward and Patricia Ward. Michael, …" 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.