Special burial items or services may be needed. This could include a sealer insert, special transportation needs, an emergency pouch, or oversize casket. Only the least costly casket is considered.
Charges for unusual goods and services must be submitted on a separate claim form. It must include any needed information, medical or other, to prove the reason for the extra cost. Forward these claims to the Funeral and Burial Unit, Springfield.
The Department pays special transportation in addition to funeral vendor services as follows:
Each funeral home and cemetery must file a separate claim for goods and services it provides, except in the following circumstances:
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