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1136 W. 87
Chicago, IL 60620
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6451 S Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
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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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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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James Carl Brown

Mar 3, 1937—Nov 7, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

"James Carl Brown was born on March 3, 1937 to Anthonise Evans and Michael Brown. James received his educati…" Read more
Deloris Harmon

Nov 4, 1948—Oct 26, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

"Deloris Harmon departed life on 10/26/2019 in Chicago, IL." Read more
Tremaine Shannon Junior

Jul 27, 1988—Nov 5, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

"Tremaine Junior was born on July 26, 1988, in Chicago IL to Jeffery A. Hubbard Sr and Temeria S. Junior-Hubba…" Read more
Michael Koziol

Dec 17, 1945—Nov 4, 2019

Chicago, IL

Bianca Serina Jackson

Aug 9, 1950—Jun 16, 2019

Chicago, IL, USA

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.