Rahma Funeral Home offers International Transportation
We specialize in sending and receiving the deceased in any country of the world. We frequently send to Africa, Central America, Europe, Middle East and South Asia.
Although embalming is not required by the State of Texas, it is required in the event of sending the deceased outside the country except Canada.
Our cost estimate is $3500, plus the airline cost. Cost from destination airport to burial ground are additional.
General Documents Required
The following documents are mostly required to obtain the NOC/Permit from the Consulate/Embassy to send the deceased out of the country:
If the casket is not used at the destination burial ground, we send the remains in a Ziegler case.
A Ziegler case is a metal box which meets the minimum requirements of the Airline.