Contact Saint Joseph Abbey Caskets


Will funeral homes accept these caskets?
Yes they will. The Federal Trade Commission ruled that funeral homes are required to and must agree to use caskets bought elsewhere. Also they may not charge a surcharge or handling fee to those who wish to supply their own casket.

Will it fit into my current tomb or grave?
We will be glad to speak to the cemetery representative about the specifics of your particular site.

Can I see the caskets in person?
We have both styles set up for you to see on the Abbey grounds, please call and set up an appointment for this or any other questions you may have.

Do I have to pre-order my casket?
No, we will always have caskets in stock. Our goal is to be ready to meet your need.

Do I have to pre-order cremation urns?
No, we will always have urns in stock.

Do you only have one size casket available?
We stock both standard and oversized caskets. Inquire for details.

How much does a casket cost?
The monastic style casket is $1,900 and the traditional style casket is $2,450. Our "View the Caskets" page has pictures of both casket types so that you can see the difference.

Can I pay for a casket with a credit card?
Yes, we accept all major credit cards.

What are the delivery costs?
There is no charge to deliver within a 100-mile radius of the Abbey. Locations over 100 miles require an additional charge of .75 per mile round trip and is subject to change. We do not deliver urns, but priority shipping is available.

Can you ship a casket if you live out of state?
Yes, call 985-867-5161 to inquire about costs.

How can I get more information or place an order?
If you have questions please contact us at 985-867-5161 or

Do you have a brochure I can download and print?
Yes, you may download and print a brochure by clicking here.