Basic Cremation Plan

The Heritage Cremation Society is pleased to offer families the option of selecting the cremation plan that best meets their needs. These plans are designed to offer quality service and great value. In order to meet the requirements of new laws instituted by the State of Ohio, an additional cost may be charged for obtaining Confirmation of Identity and a $50.00 documentation fee will be added to any plan selected. 

Our Basic Cremation Plan is offered only in Stark County and includes the following:

  • Staff services and use of our facilities and equipment
  • Transfer of the deceased from a care or medical facility anywhere in Stark County at time of death
  • Use of our refrigeration facilities
  • Confirmation of decedent’s identity
  • Cremation of the deceased and all associated fees
  • The container the body is placed in for cremation and a corrugated container the cremains are placed in following cremation
  • Preparation and delivery of the death certificate to the physician of record for signing
  • Filing the death certificate with the local health department by mail
  • Cremation permit and recording fees
  • Notifying government agencies including Social Security and the Veterans Administration