Funeral Services Near Oakland, CA


Sunset View Cemetery has over a century of experience helping families during life’s most difficult moments. Since 1908 Sunset View Cemetery has provided funeral services to the 400,000 residents living in the Oakland, California. When we began, we had a small cemetery out in the country and today we have developed into a full funeral facility with one of California’s most beautiful memorial parks. We have a mortuary, cemetery, a crematory, chapel, and urn gardens at our location. It is our hope that you find our facility and memorial park to be peaceful and comforting during this difficult time.

Funeral and Cremation Services in Oakland, CA

As an independently owned and operated funeral home, we are pleased to offer our families in Oakland many services to suit all your needs and wishes. We truly believe that having a funeral service has a significant impact on healing after the loss of a loved one. It is a time to share memories and seek comfort from your loved one. We offer either a funeral service or memorial service to our families. We have two options for your loved one’s final resting place, cremation and burial. When you choose cremation with us, we encourage you to have a ceremony to help celebrate your loved one’s life.


Funeral Services 

We believe that permanent memorialization can help in the healing process, as it is a way for you to connect with your loved one whenever you want. Our memorial park overlooks the San Francisco Bay Bridge and can be the perfect final resting place for you or your loved one.

At Sunset View we believe that your funeral or memorial service should celebrate the life that was lost. The service should reflect your loved one’s passions, personality and significant milestones. Our funeral directors want to help honor your loved one by offering personalized options to you and your family. Whether you want to say goodbye to your loved one in your backyard or honor them in a favorite vehicle, we will ensure that your requests transpire. Your options are endless with us, regardless of how simple or elaborate. Our professionals will work with you to create a unique service that is both meaningful and memorable.


Funeral Preplanning for Oakland Residents

At Sunset View, we encourage all our families in the Oakland community to preplan for their funeral. Preplanning is a gift to you and your family. It helps reduce the stress of planning for your service, leaving little room for confusion about what you would have preferred. Planning ahead gives you the peace of mind that all your arrangements will be carried out as you requested. When you preplan with us, you can even choose to pre-fund your arrangements. We want to help make the process easier by allowing you begin planning your funeral online in the comfort of your own home.


Contact Us

If you are in Oakland and surrounding areas and need immediate assistance, please contact us at (510) 525-5111. Our funeral directors are available to assist you 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our knowledgeable and professional directors will discuss your next steps and help coordinate your arrangements. If you have questions about the types of services we offer, please call us. We are dedicated to serving you and your family with care and compassion.