Basic Cremation

Basic Cremation

Prairie Rose Cremation & Funeral Services offers a basic cremation service for those who do not require any additional services. Basic cremation is ideal for those families who wish to hold their own celebration of life, memorial service, or to scatter the cremated remains at a later date or in another location. Basic cremation services give you the option to honour your loved one privately and in your own way. During the consultation, you can share with us your wishes for your loved one and  our team will ensure your wishes are followed.

Professional Service Fee: $1025
Additional Fees not included in the Professional Fee:

  • $655 Cremation Fee
  • $197+ Minimum Cremation Container (Required)
  • $10 Alberta Funeral Services Regulatory Board fee
  • $40 - $450 Urns Range

Total Cost of Basic Cremation $1980.85 including GST


  • Urns
  • Solidified Rocks

When You Need Us, Where You Need Us

Your comfort is our priority. When you lose a loved one, simple tasks like leaving the house can take a lot of effort. You need a safe and comfortable space to ease the decision-making process.

This is why we come to you for a personalized consultation, in a space that works for you. At your consultation, we will explain your burial and cremation options including casket and urn choices. Almost all of the necessary tasks can be completed from your home so you and your friends and family can gather together with very little interruption.


Compassionate And Meaningful Funeral Services

Prairie Rose Cremation & Funeral Services is committed to providing families with compassionate and caring service. We are committed to ensuring that all Albertans have access to affordable burials and cremations. We are devoted to guiding you to make the best and most informed choice to honour and remember the one you hold dear, from pre-planning services to honour of memorial and celebration of life options.


Prairie Rose Burial services are offered with three options: Graveside Services (no embalming if there is no viewing)   Closed Casket (service is held but does not involve embalming or viewing) Open Casket (viewing and service where embalming would be performed for the


Prairie Rose Cremation Services are offered with three options: Basic Cremation (cremation only, cremated remains are returned to the family upon completion). Memorial Service / Celebration of Life (cremation, organization of service/celebration details, venue selection and coordin

Graveside Service

When you have no affiliation with a particular religion or church, a graveside ceremony is the perfect way to honour your loved one and celebrate their life. In fact, graveside ceremonies are becoming a very popular option for many families. A graveside service can include all of the tradi


Basic Cremation FAQs

Prairie Rose Cremation & Funeral Services offers a wide selection of beautiful urns, but you do not have to purchase an urn from us. You are free to purchase an urn from another provider or even supply your own container that is meaningful to you.

No, there is no legislation that states that the family has to identify the body. However, many funeral homes have their own practices and policies that require identification. Prairie Rose Cremation & Funeral Services does not require the body to be identified by the family prior to cremation. Should an ID not be made in person the family will be asked to sign a waiver stating this.

The simple answer is yes, you can scatter cremated remains. An option might be to scatter some cremated remains and keep some in a registered cemetery so there will be a permanent record of death. Permission must be obtained from the landowner prior to scattering of cremated remains on any property, Including Crown land and public spaces (parks, golf courses, etc.). Scattering cremated remains in the flowing water of a national park is strictly prohibited.

Our Family For Your Family

Our Family For Your Family

Prairie Rose Cremation & Funeral Services is committed to providing meaningful options so that your family can make the best and most informed choices to honour and remember your loved one who has passed away. From the moment you first need us, we will be by your side guiding and supporting you throughout this difficult time. To ensure that your loved one is cared for with compassion and respect or to explore your option for pre-planning funeral services, book a no-obligation, consultation today. Call us at 1-403-216-511 or connect with us through our online contact form.

We're Here For You!

Contact Prairie Rose Cremation & Funeral Services by calling us at 1-403-216-5111 or by filling out the contact form below to set up a consultation, alternatively you can email us as well.