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13300 S. Houston Avenue
Chicago, IL 60633
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1136 W 87th St
Chicago, IL 60620

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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Atticus Freeman

1931—Oct 19, 1955

Chicago, IL, USA

"Atticus Freeman, 30, Oct 19, 1955" Read more
Maxcene Evering

Jun 11, 1944—Oct 3, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

"Maxcene Eugennie Evering, age 76, of Chicago, IL passed away at Ingalls Hospital in Harvey on October 3, 2020…" Read more
Scott Nei

Jun 14, 1966—Oct 5, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

Barbara Lucille Banks

Oct 19, 1929—Aug 15, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

"Barbara Lucille Huff the daughter of William Thomas Huff and Janie Davenport Huff was born Oct 19, 1929 in Ch…" Read more
Paralee Miles

1942—Oct 2, 2020

Chicago, IL, USA

"For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish b…" 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.