The Derfelt family roots run deep into the soil of Southeast Kansas. In fact, John Derfelt homesteaded his family here long before the City of Galena was incorporated. His son, also John Derfelt his father build the first brick building in this city. It was John Olin, one of the third generation of Derfelt’s who began the legacy of funeral directoring.
J. O. Derfelt, in addition to being a Funeral Director, was a Baptist minister, an auctioneer, and a one-time Postmaster of Galena. He joined with Rev. Dow Booe, another well known area minister, to purchase Allison Funeral Home in 1948.
In the early 1950’s, J. O’s son, Roy L. Derfelt joined the firm as Funeral Director and Embalmer. Soon afterwards, Rev. Booe sold his business interests to Roy Derfelt. The business has been a family owned and family operated mortuary ever since.
The prices below are based on the General Price List for Derfelt's Baxter Chapel. However, funeral homes sometimes have special pricing packages available, and you should ask if those are available.
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|Basic Services of the Director, Staff, and Overhead||$2,350|
|Use of Facilities and Staff for Viewing/Visitation||$400|
|Use of Facilities and Staff for Funeral Ceremony||$475|
|Use of Facilities and Staff for Memorial Service||$400|
|Use of Equipment and Staff for Graveside Service||$350|
|Transfer of Remains to Funeral Home (First Call)||$150|
|Use of a Funeral Coach (Hearse)||$325|
|Use of a Family Car (Limousine)||$100|
|Receiving Remains from Another Funeral Home||$2,350|
|Forwarding Remains to Another Funeral Home||$2,350|
The General Price List we have on file for Derfelt's Baxter Chapel has an effective date of March 1, 2015. The prices on our site are for your reference only. We can’t guarantee that the actual prices will be the same as the prices listed on our site. All funeral homes have an effective date on their Price Lists that are subject to change and we recommend that you ask the funeral home for its most recent prices over the phone or for a copy of their General Price List.