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Funerals & Cremation

A personal remembrance

Funeral experiences that heal

Celebrating life is the cornerstone of healing.

Funeral experiences that heal

Celebrating life is the cornerstone of healing.

We look forward to helping you decide how to honor the unique individual you've lost. Whether you chose burial or cremation, together we will create a service as unique as the life, lived.

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Every step of the way

Losing a loved one is one is difficult. Let us help ease the burden with a service as unique as your loved one.

Step 1

Reflect With a
Dedicated Advisor
We will start the process with an open mind; learning more about your loved one, their personality, interests, milestones and accomplishments.

Step 2

Plan Ceremonies &
Celebrations
You can have your services anywhere, and any way, you want. Together, we will create a fitting and memorable event to honor your loved one.

Step 3

Determine Their
Resting Place
Having a place to visit your loved one is essential to the grieving process. Whether you choose burial or cremation, we will guide you through your options.

Step 4

Call Us When
You Need Us
We manage every element of your loved one’s life celebration and all the details in between. Let us know when you need us and we will bring your loved one into our care.
Testimonials

What Families Are Saying

Real Stories from Real People

The Premises at Hayward we’re elegantly appointed, conveniently located and breathtaking views. The entire staff is A+, the Hugs from Nancy are tight and meaningful, Silvia at the Reception desk is polite, respectful and knowledgeable. I met lots of staff member and all of them made this a memorable event. My Mother had a Great Service. Thanks

L.T. 5 stars

Attended a funeral at the Chapel of the Chimes. Very grateful for Lydia for being such a great person. She went above and beyond to make sure that the funeral went without any set backs. The entire staff was professional and the venue itself is very elegant.

J. C. 5 stars

A few weeks ago the staff and ground crew helped me out in. Huge way they helped me very quickly and kept me calm. I was so impressed with the service and the Sincere helpfulness everyone showed me.Great staff and grounds crew. Many thanks

E. A. 5 stars

My father was laid to rest at Chapel of the Chimes this week. The staff was incredibly professional and extremely kind during the entire process of planning and preparation, as well as throughout the viewing and interment.

C. B. 5 stars

I purchased flowers for Gayle Zessi and they were absolutely beautiful. They were perfect. Thank you for your attention to detail. It was so appreciated.

Pascale Oertel 5 stars

Beautiful place. Accommodating. Spacious. Clean. Friendly. Organized.

M. M. 5 stars
Celebrating Life

The possibilities are endless.

To celebrate and honor life

We invite you to explore the many unique ways to celebrate and honor life. Whether you choose burial or cremation, having a service to honor life, and a permanent place to visit remains, are essential parts of the healing process.

Comfort in Tradition.

We’ll help you design a service with classic rites and rituals that will feel like timeless tributes.

Patriotic Honor.

Show the deepest respect to a veteran with a flag presentation and 21-rifle salute.

Together Is Better.

For burials and cremations, create a unifying service with readings, memories and spirituality.

Savor Memories.

Gather loved ones with a delicious feast in a relaxed gathering.

Ride Strong.

Bring a prized vehicle into the service, from a fire truck they served on to a restored hot rod.

No Place Like Home.

Bring family and friends together in a home or private garden, around familiar belongings.

How Would You Like To Be Honored?

Funerals unite people when they need each other most. These services can be opportunities to celebrate everything amazing about the life that was lived. And also to give guests a meaningful, healing experience. Explore a range of ideas and find what speaks to you.

A Sporting Celebration.

For fans, you can show the passion of the game through memorabilia, tailgating and more.

Keepsakes and Heirlooms.

Bring a set of objects that shares a treasured hobby, and guests can even leave with an item.

The Game Goes On.

For card sharks, Scrabble pros or billiard players, the game can be incorporated as a tribute.

Take The Stage.

For thespians and opera lovers, a theatrical event can be the perfect end to a brilliant life.

Into The Deep.

For a loved one who feels home at sea, cremated remains can be scattered over an expanse of ocean.

Reach for the Stars.

“Fly me to the moon; let me sing among those stars.” Many of us long to be able to travel among the planets of our solar system and out among the stars. Becoming part of the cosmos may be the perfect ‘send off’ for someone special.
horse drawn carriage
tailgate party
celebration
golf themed
musical experience
unforgettable
memorial picnic
shared memories
a home gathering
toast to their legacy
launch into space
tribute cookoff
comfort in tradition
modern celebrations
memorial tree planting
theme party
horse drawn carriage
tailgate party
celebration
golf themed
musical experience
unforgettable
memorial picnic
shared memories
a home gathering
toast to their legacy
launch into space
tribute cookoff
comfort in tradition
modern celebrations
memorial tree planting
theme party
theme party
memorial tree planting
modern celebrations
comfort in tradition
tribute cookoff
launch into space
toast to their legacy
a home gathering
shared memories
memorial picnic
unforgettable
musical experience
golf themed
celebration
tailgate party
horse drawn carriage
theme party
memorial tree planting
modern celebrations
comfort in tradition
tribute cookoff
launch into space
toast to their legacy
a home gathering
shared memories
memorial picnic
unforgettable
musical experience
golf themed
celebration
tailgate party
horse drawn carriage
Unique Funeral experiences

From Ordinary To Extraordinary, We Have You Covered.

Since every life is unique, we will work with you to plan a personalized tribute that truly honors and celebrates the life lived. Let our funeral professionals help you decide what services are right for you.

Signature Services

Our Signature Services can help create something that’s very unique and personalized - you may find that choosing one, or even a few of these, helps make your memories even more special.
Locations

A funeral home and cemetery like no other.

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Founded in 1872 in Hayward, we began with a mission to celebrate life and serve families.

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