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5935 W. Belmont
Chicago, IL 60634
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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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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
Alfonso "Al" Sanchez

Sep 28, 1927—Mar 23, 2006

Chicago, IL, USA

"Alfonso Sanchez 78, of Chicago Passed away on Mar 23, 2006, a WWII Veteran. Born in Chicago's Southside…" Read more
Antonio "Papa" Eugenio Barrio

1946—Sep 14, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

"Antonio "Papa" Barrio was born in Cuba and came to the US in the 1950's. He came with his litt…" 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.