#3 Simple Shaped Casket


This simple, old-world style coffin is ideal for those wishing to express tradition, moderation and economy without sacrificing decorum. Dignified in its simplicity, the Simple Shaped Casket is similar in design to those that we monks have been using here at New Melleray Abbey for the past 160 years. It is available in Veriegated Walnut, Natural Oak, Stained Oak, or Pine.

This casket's lid features two pieces and is fastened by screws. The lid may be custom engraved for display during visitation services.

Walnut $1700  
Stained Oak $1600  
Natural Oak $1600  
Pine $1500  
Inside: 78.5″L x 26″W* x 14.5″H
Outside: 80″ L x 28.5″W* x 17″H

*at the shoulder 




Why your purchase is special

Every human being is a treasure and each casket and urn is built to reflect the treasure it holds. Every casket, urn and cross is blessed by a monk. (our Prayers)


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Your right to buy a casket

Each year, Americans grapple with many questions as they spend billions of dollars arranging funerals for family members and friends. Don’t be discouraged in what you hear from your funeral home. You have options at Trappist Caskets.


We offer finely-detailed, custom laser engraving on our caskets and wooden urns, adding character to your purchase and, hopefully, a level of closure for family and friends. This is done just prior to shipping, even for immediate deliveries.

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You might be wondering how we can be so responsive, especially where there is an immediate need. We've been doing this for a long time and we are confident we can accommodate just about any schedule.

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