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Why Place Your Trust In Us?
Because we care about you and your family during this difficult time.
Our Low Price Guarantee
We have always said that we would offer the most dignified and compassionate cremation for the lowest price in the area. Because we want to serve you, if another funeral establishment, within our service area, advertises a lower cremation price than our price we will match or beat that price. Do you need help? Do you need someone who cares enough to understand your unique situation. Call us today at 512-243-7277.
Our Service Area

Serving the following counties:

Bell, Bexar, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Comal, Guadalupe, Hays, Travis, and Williamson.

Is your community not listed? Call 512-243-7277. We will be glad to assist you and your family. Some areas listed above may incur a small transportation charge in addition to the $575. Please consult your Heart of Texas Funeral Director for information.

For additional information regarding prepaid funeral contracts, go to Texas Department of Banking website located at: www.prepaidfunerals.texas.gov

Burial Service Information

Affordable Burial Services in Austin

Our Direct Burial Service does not include any services such as a viewing, visitation or a service conducted at the grave site. The Direct Burial Service is the most affordable burial option available. There are additional/optional costs involved with a burial which are listed here:

 

  • Grave Space (contact your cemetery) If the deceased is a Veteran or the eligible dependant of a Veteran and you want to bury at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas or Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, Texas please let us know. 
  • Cemetery Opening and Closing fees/Cemetery Association fees/dirt removal fees (contact your cemetery or ask your Funeral Director)
  • Outer Burial Container if required by your cemetery (ask your Funeral Director)
  • Viewing of the deceased prior to burial or a Visitation prior to burial (ask your Funeral Director)
  • A Funeral Service conducted at the grave site (ask your Funeral Director)
  • Certified copies of the death certificate ($21.00 for the first copy and $4.00 for each additional copy when ordered at the same time.)
  • Obituary (Heart of Texas will place a free notice in a local paper at no additional fee. We charge $100.00 plus the actual newspaper charges to prepare and/or submit a full obituary on your behalf)
  • Register Book, Acknowledgement Cards or any other printed materials
  • Flowers (We will transport the casket spray only to the cemetery. All other flowers are the family’s responsibility)
  • Honorariums

 

$995* – Direct Burial Services

*(to be added to the price of the casket you select from our selection)

Our Service Includes:

  • Minimum services of the Funeral Director and Staff
  • Transportation of deceased from place of death or Medical Examiner’s Office to our Funeral Home  (within our service area)
  • Refrigeration in lieu of embalming prior to burial (2 days of refrigeration are included in the package price. Additional days will be charged at $25.00 per day)
  • Dressing and casketing of the deceased.
  • Filing of the death certificate and Social Security notification
  • Transportation of deceased to local cemetery using a van in lieu of a hearse  (within our service area)*We do not provide a vehicle to transport flowers.