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Main Firm Membership | International Firm Membership | Retiree Membership | Educator Membership | Student Membership | Supply Partner | Contact Us!

Annual Membership is from July 1st to June 30th of each year.  Dues will be prorated based on remaining full months until July 1st.

Main Firm Membership

OGR dues are a tiered structure based on case counts. All funeral homes owned by the same funeral director are included in the case count and will be considered to be member funeral homes.

Size Dues* Quarterly** Monthly**
Under 100 $1,404.00 $361.00 $121.00
101-200 $1,764.00 $454.00 $151.00
201-400 $2,232.00 $574.00 $192.00
401-600 $2,952.00


Over 600 $3,516.00 $905.00 $302.00

 *All amounts in US dollars
** Automatic credit card or ACH payments required; includes an additional 3 percent processing fee.

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International Membership

Funeral homes located outside of the United States and Canada are invited to join. After all, you make us international!

Dues: $350

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Retiree Membership

Any person who is a retired employee of a current or former member firm and is no longer actively participating in the funeral profession but would like to keep up with the times.

Dues: $150

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Educator Membership

Open to educators, researchers, and academics engaged in the study, but not the practice, of mortuary science.

Dues: $50

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Student membership

As a student member, you are invited to participate in all member activities. Your annual membership fee of $35 includes:

  • Subscription to the award-winning The Independent Magazine and weekly E-newsletter
  • Advanced notice and discounts on registration rates to OGR Educational Seminars and Annual Conference
  • Access to OGR’s Young Professionals Facebook group, e-newsletter, and events
  • Access to member-only pages on OGR's website:
  • Opportunity to submit resume to OGR’s “Jobs Wanted” site


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Supply Partner

Open to any individual or firm engaged in selling products or services to OGR members or individuals who provide management and consulting services to independently owned and operated funeral homes.   

Dues: $500 

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Contact the Membership Department at 800-637-8030, or email us at [email protected].

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