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2114 W. Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60618

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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Lawrence Busking

Mar 15, 1950—Sep 20, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

"Lawrence Busking, 70, of Chicago, IL passed away with his loving family by his side on September 20, 2020. B…" Read more
Gyrenda Marrie Hudson

Jan 13, 1973—Sep 23, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

Joseph William Crawford V

Oct 4, 1957—Sep 16, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

"Joseph William Crawford V Chicago IL 10/04/1957 - 09/16/2020" Read more
Elva "Squeaky" Dawson

Sep 19, 1959—Sep 20, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

Pearson William Webb

Feb 2, 1934—Sep 13, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

"Pearson William Webb completed his journey of helping people on September 13th 2020. An Accomplished police o…" 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.