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Old 12-29-2007, 01:18 PM   #1
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Default How much do cemetary plots typically cost?

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Old 12-29-2007, 01:22 PM   #2
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According to Craigslist: $2500 and up (including vault) in Phoenix. Getting buried in a town named Phoenix seems kind of weird though.
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Old 12-29-2007, 01:24 PM   #3
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According to Craigslist: $2500 and up (including vault) in Phoenix. Getting buried in a town named Phoenix seems kind of weird though.
no... not really
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Old 12-29-2007, 01:25 PM   #4
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According to Craigslist: $2500 and up (including vault) in Phoenix. Getting buried in a town named Phoenix seems kind of weird though.
no... not really
A phoenix aught to be cremated.
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Old 12-29-2007, 01:30 PM   #5
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Rise of the Phoenix :shocked:
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Old 12-29-2007, 02:43 PM   #6
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What to save money? Get buried standing in a upright position!
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Old 12-29-2007, 02:51 PM   #7
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Cremation plots are smaller and cheaper. All I know.
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Old 12-29-2007, 03:18 PM   #8
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It varies greatly from location to location.
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Old 12-29-2007, 03:19 PM   #9
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Old 12-30-2007, 01:08 AM   #10
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Cemetery plots are quite expensive in LA. They're a type of real estate, so the prices are affected by all the same factors as a home and they cost a lot more when purchased for immediate burial. Some can go for 20k dollars.
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Old 12-30-2007, 01:23 AM   #11
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4-6k in jersey
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Old 12-30-2007, 01:45 AM   #12
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$1200 to open plot. $1000 for concret sealed container. $10Kish for funreal which included casket.

Recently paid for all of this in Louisiana for a family member.
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Old 12-30-2007, 01:54 AM   #13
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I don't mean to thread crap but I fail to see the attraction of modern burial practice. They embalm your body, so that it takes forever to decay; stick you in an elaborate wooden coffin that no one is ever going to see after the funeral; and then put that wooden box inside a concrete box. What's the point?
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Old 12-30-2007, 02:00 AM   #14
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Organ donor + cremation FTW
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Old 12-30-2007, 02:39 AM   #15
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Organ donor + cremation FTW
that's just your personal opinion.
I happen to agree with it, but some people want their carcasses to be around until the end of time. /shrug
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