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How much does a funeral cost in Oakland, CA?

Here are average prices for common funerals in Oakland, CA, based on our estimates. Prices will vary at different funeral homes, so it's a good idea to compare several options and ask for general price lists.

Traditional funeral
$8,600
Cremation & service
$4,650
Direct cremation
$3,000

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Bay Area Cremation Society

1853 Embarcardero, Ste 2E
Oakland, CA 94606

(855) 225-1015 (855) 225-1015

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Nautilus Society

6450 Camden St.
Oakland, CA 94605

McNary, Williams & Jackson Mortuary

3630 Telegraph Ave
Oakland, CA 94609

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Albert Brown Mortuary

3476 Piedmont Ave
Oakland, CA 94611

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Memorials for people from Oakland, CA
Browse a few memorial websites created for people from Oakland, CA on Ever Loved. Find obituaries, funeral details, photos, stories, and more.

Clarence Haynes Irvin

Oct 28, 1955—May 4, 2018

Oakland, CA, USA

"Clarence Haynes Irvin was born in 10/28/1955, in Columbia, Mississippi, to Millie Irvin and Ezelle Haynes..." Read more
"Clarence Haynes Irvin was born in 10/28/1955, in Columbia, Mississippi, to Millie Irvin and Eze..." Read more
"Clarence Haynes Irvin was born in 10/28/1955, in Columbia, Mi..." Read more

Thomas T.Y. Yang

Dec 24, 2013—Oct 25, 2017

Oakland, CA, USA

"Our father, Thomas T.Y. Yang, passed away on October 25, 2017, just a few months shy of his 104th birthday...." Read more
"Our father, Thomas T.Y. Yang, passed away on October 25, 2017, just a few months shy of his 104th..." Read more
"Our father, Thomas T.Y. Yang, passed away on October 25, 2017,..." Read more

Theodore Herbert Artis

Sep 25, 1956—Jan 20, 2018

Oakland, CA

"Theodore Artis aka ‘Ted’, 61, a longtime disc jockey and caterer passed away peacefully on January 20th, ..." Read more
"Theodore Artis aka ‘Ted’, 61, a longtime disc jockey and caterer passed away peacefully on Janu..." Read more
"Theodore Artis aka ‘Ted’, 61, a longtime disc jockey and cat..." Read more

Planning a funeral in Oakland

If you’re planning a funeral in Oakland, there are tons of options available to you. The city of Oakland contains dozens of funeral homes, and you’ll find many other funeral homes in the surrounding towns.

Cremations are more common than burials in Oakland, and you’ll find several companies that offer direct cremations (cremations with no added services from the funeral home) for less than $1,000, which can be a great option for people who are on a budget or want to plan a memorial service or celebration of life on their own. Some funeral homes will even help you scatter the ashes in the San Francisco Bay, if that’s of interest to you.

If you’re interested in a burial in Oakland, there are several cemeteries in Oakland and the surrounding areas. Costs will vary by cemetery and the type of gravesite, so it’s a good idea to call around, ask for prices, and visit cemeteries to determine if you like the location.

If you’re still unsure about what type of funeral you want for your loved one, try our free funeral planner to plan a funeral in Oakland that feels meaningful for your family.