Casket Resources


#1 Tip: Don't buy a Sealer Casket, unless you want the inside of the casket to become gaseous and moldy (Picture a tomato decomposing in a cardboard box vs a plastic bag. The sealer casket is the disgusting plastic bag.)

It is possible to buy caskets for less than $850: More Casket Options in Utah


Pictures by Robert Alexander in Farr West, Utah 801-388-9158 

$770.00 to $800.00













Dual view of an over-sized casket designed & built by Robert Alexander, a craftsman in northern Utah. Did you know that if your loved one is over 300 lbs you will be pressured to buy a costly over-sized casket? And then an over-sized vault too! Consider the above casket ($500) for bodies weighing more that 300-500lbs) AND it fits in a standard cemetery vault!!

To see/buy a tray-beir and Bamboo, Ratan, Banana Leaf and Seagrass caskets


The old fashioned bier and shroud (gorgeous example of biers)


Or build your own (below)!  

Robert Alexander has donated this 2 page "simple casket" plan so you can build this casket yourself. 
































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Michael W. Scheetz of Provo Handcrafted Caskets and Coffins
Want a commercial casket but don't want to go to Costco? Here's an independent Utah importer:
Commercial caskets mostly $800-$1200
(includes shipping)
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This PG movie trailer (to the R rated movie) gets one thinking about living with death in mind. Click to watch trailer: