What We Do

Signature Services℠

Chapel of the Chimes Hayward offer several signature services℠ designed to help you enhance your memorialization experience, to make it more meaningful for your family and friends . 

Ceremonial Dove Release

Up to one dozen doves released at the grave or crypt side. It must be a clear day; doves cannot be released if it is foggy or overcast.


Memorial Wristbands

100 Custom Wristbands - Design a wristband that is unique as your loved one.


Framed Memory Portriat

16" x 20" Framed Portrait
( on canvas, frame has no glass)


Precious Memories

Large Sterling Sliver Thumbprint Charm
18" Sterling Silver Chain
Birthstone (optional)


Traditional Registry Package

Themed Register Book
100 Service Folders
50 Acknowledgement Cards


Ceremonial Butterfly Release

A butterfly release is a unique experience. Butterflies are the symbols of the spirit of transformation.  You will receive 60 painted lady butterflies in individual, personalized envelopes or in a beautiful box for a mass release.   * it must be at lease 70* for the butterflies to take flight


Flower Tribute Ceremony

Individual flowers (two dozen roses or four dozen seasonal flowers)  will be handed to family members & guests to place on the casket or near the urn at the final resting place.


Life Tribute DVD Bookshelf Set

An elegant box,  a CD with digital photos, a DVD, and up to 50 printed photographs.


Floral Tribute

 Ten floral arrangements placed at your loved ones final resting place on the dates that you select.

* the arrangements will be made with seasonal flowers


Reception Room

This includes the use of the Memories Room which is suited to buffet-style, and comfortably seats approximately 35 guests. We also provide coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and an attendant to see to your needs.


American Hero Flag Case

 Honor your military hero with a timeless glass front wood display case.


Processional Escorts

This is a Double Signature Service and is limited to two escorts. Up to ten family autos will be escorted from the service location to the burial service.


Learn More about Our Signature Services℠

You knew your loved one better than anyone else. We’ve got years of experience. Together, we’ll design the perfect memorial or funeral service for your loved one. If you're ready to discuss the options, or simply have questions about our services, please call us at (510) 400-4442, or send us an email inquiry.