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Oakland Cremation – $699

Best Cremation offers Oakland cremation services as well as Alameda. Both at an affordable price.

Call 415-767-5131 to start arrangements or complete
Online Arrangement Form.


Oakland cremation service includes:*

  • Pick up of your loved one from within the metropolitan area
  • Climate-controlled facility prior to cremation
  • Dignified cremation
  • Filing of death certificate (cost of certificates additional)
  • Cremation container
  • Temporary urn (See our decorative urns)
  • Online obituary listing


  • Disposition fee – $12 per location where remains are shipped, stored or scattered
  • Death certificates – $21 each (family orders directly from county)**

Possible additional fees:

  • Pick-up at private residence – $100
  • Medical Examiner fees (if assessed)
  • If deceased weight more than 250 pounds – call for pricing
  • Mileage outside the greater metropolitan area – call for quote
  • Mailing of remains within the continental United States (if desired)
  • Additional fees, only as required

Call 415-767-5131 now.

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Oakland and Alameda county contact information

(The Oakland and Alameda areas are served by Best Cremation’s main location in Castro Valley, California. Cremated remains are not available for pick up at this location.)

Mailing Address:   Best Cremation Care
21168 Redwood Road
Suite 130
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Telephone:   415-767-5131

Call 415-767-5131 now.

Picking up remains

If you decide to pick up your loved one’s remains at the San Francisco area crematory, a Best Cremation Care Arrangement Counselor will provide you information including the crematory’s address prior to picking up your loved one’s remains.

Best Cremation Care’s arrangement counselors are ready to assist you with making cremation plans for your loved one. Please call and speak with one of our professionals who will be able to answer any questions you may have regarding Best Cremation Care or the cremation process.

Oakland cremation and Alameda County service areas

Best Cremation Care provides the Bay Area with cremation services throughout Oakland and Alameda county. Additionally, Best Cremation Care services the Bay Area counties of San Francisco, Santa Clara, Contra Costa, San Mateo, and Marin. Cities within Alameda, California served by Best Cremation include Alameda, Albany, Berkeley, Dublin, Emeryville, Fremont, Hayward, Livermore, Newark, Oakland, Piedmont, Pleasanton, San Leandro, and Union City.

* Additional charges may apply including residential pick-up and mileage. When you speak with an Best Cremation Care Arrangement Counselor, they will be able to tell you if any additional charges apply based on your specific situation. It is a Federal requirement we make an itemized General Price List (GPL) available – California GPL. Access regulatory information and consumer guides.

** You can order certified death certificates online through the county or Best Cremation Care will order them for you at an additional charge.

Oakland Medical Resources

Below is sample a list of medical facilities Best Cremation Care has recently served.