What We Do

Signature Services℠

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

Flight Home Ceremony

Our Flight Home Ceremony signify the soul of the deceased joining other family members that have passed on before them.

Up to one dozen doves released at the grave or crypt side or following a celebration of life.

Digital Guestbook

Enhance your service with our Ipad guestbook.
~ Easy to ready names of attendees
~ Select a custom verse for acknowledgements
~ Preprinted acknowledgement envelopes

Traditional Registry Package

Themed Register Book & Folders
50 acknowledgment Cards.

Framed Memorial Portrait

16”x20”  Personalized, simple yet dramatic way to honor your loved one.


Precious Memories

Silver Pendant are a truly unique way to remember your loved one.  With a tangible imprint that captures the unique fingerprint each pendant is unique and everlasting.  

Memories Room

A reception following a service or gathering provides an additional chance for family and friends to commemorate your loved one. 

Life Tribute DVD Bookshelf Set

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


Longevity Blanket

Traditionally, the longevity blankets are regarded as a respectful way for the immediate family members to send off the dead. The blankets are also used as a way of expressing condolences.  In fact, one's success in one's life is judged by the extent of elaborate decorations of the blankets.

 Floral Tribute Ceremony

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

Ceremonial Butterfly Release

A butterfly release is a unique experience.  Butterflies are the symbols of the spirit of transformation. 

American Hero Flag Case

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


Memorial Bracelets

Wrist bands are a way of sharing personal attachment to a cause or project. They also offer families a unique and personalized keepsake to pass on to friends after a service or gathering.


Music can play an important part of a service. Celebrate your loved one with a special song.


Harp Journey

*Double Signature Service

The elegant sound of a harp is a wonderful way to celebrate a loved one.  

Traditional Bagpiper

* Double Signature Service

Bagpipes have been commemorating the loss of loved ones for hundreds of years.  The music of a bagpipe is powerful and touches our deepest emotions.

Processional Voyage

* Double Signature Service

Up to ten family autos escorted by residence or from service location to burial service, Monday through Friday .

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) 379-5200, or send us an email inquiry.