• Alameda is also known as: Alameda County / Alameda city.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor Frank Matarrese, who took office September 23rd, 2016.

  • Alameda tourist attractions include: USS Hornet Museum and Alameda Museum.


  • Alameda has been featured in films like: Bicentennial Man (1999), The Matrix (1999), The Matrix Revolutions (2003), and The Pursuit of Happyness (2006).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Karl Dorrell (american football player and coach), Joe Nelson (baseball player), Matt Fong (politician), Zev Siegl (businessperson), K. Eric Drexler (engineer and science writer), Ted Johnson (american football player), and Larry Eustachy (basketball coach).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Laney Tower.


Much of the peninsula was low-lying and marshy, but on higher ground the peninsula and adjacent parts of what is now downtown Oakland were home to one of the largest coastal oak forests in the world. The area was therefore called Encinal, Spanish for "oak grove". Alameda is Spanish for "grove of poplar trees" or "tree-lined avenue", and was chosen in 1853 by popular vote. The inhabitants at the time of the arrival of the Spanish in the late 18th Century were a local band of the Ohlone tribe. The peninsula became part of the vast...

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There are currently 4 funeral home listings for the city of Alameda, California.

Alameda Obituaries

It was written by Daily World on May 5th, 2016 that Joyce Katherine Brooks (Ganly) died in Aberdeen, Washington.  Ms. Brooks was 69 years old and was born in Alameda, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Joyce Katherine's life.

It was written by The Herald on March 14th, 2016 that Mary Lou McCarty passed away in Sultan, Washington.  McCarty was 86 years old and was born in Alameda, CA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Lou's life.

It was noted by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on January 17th, 2016 that Donna J Daniel perished in Myakka City, Florida.  Daniel was 63 years old and was born in Alameda, CA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Donna J's life.

It was disclosed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on January 17th, 2016 that Donna J Daniel passed away in Myakka City, Florida.  Daniel was 63 years old and was born in Alameda, CA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Donna J's life.

It was revealed by Monterey Herald on November 1st, 2015 that Alma Jane Landaker (Brady) passed away in Alameda, California.  Ms. Landaker was 85 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alma Jane's life.

It was disclosed by Orange County Register on October 19th, 2015 that Waston C Groce perished in Alameda, California.  Groce was 96 years old and was born in Jones Boro, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Waston C's life.

It was written by The Californian on October 17th, 2015 that Helen Mae Bernards (Thomas) passed away in Alameda, California.  Ms. Bernards was 92 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Helen Mae's life.

It was revealed by Topeka Capital-Journal on September 22nd, 2015 that Talayah Miller passed on in Topeka, Kansas.  Miller was 90 years old and was born in Alameda, CA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Talayah's life.

It was revealed by Enumclaw Courier-Herald on June 11th, 2015 that Janet Emig perished in Buckley, Washington.  Emig was 70 years old and was born in Alameda, CA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Janet's life.

It was revealed on February 5th, 2015 that Jim Binkerd passed away in Sandpoint, Idaho.  Binkerd was 72 years old and was born in Alameda, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jim's life.

Funeral Homes in Alameda

Albert Brown Mortuary

Albert Brown Mortuary has been an integral part of the City of Oakland since it’s beginning in 1849 when the Gurnett Brothers obtained one of the first business licenses. Albert Brown Mortuary provides assistance and selection in all aspects of...

Alta Mesa Funeral Home & Memorial Park

Alta Mesa Memorial Park, located in Palo Alto was established in 1904 as a non-denominational cemetery. We have seventy-two majestic acres and are a privately owned endowment care cemetery. Our full service funeral home opened in 2010 in our new...

Bryant Mortuary

The Bryant Mortuary has been serving the San Francisco Bay Area for over 55 years. In 1960, Ralph & Lillie Bryant, along with Lillie's sister Juanita Bremond Kelley "Baby Sis", moved the mortuary to its current location. Since its beginning, the...

Chapel of the Roses

Our family and staff have many years of funeral experience. No matter what you request our experience, professionalism, and expertise assures you that we will be able to fulfill your needs.We invite you to discover who has made Fremont Chapel of...

Colma Cremation & Funeral Service

Established in 1985 Colma Cremation and Funeral Services was started in 1985 with the aim of offering affordable solutions for funerals and cremation. The vision was to create a company that cared and that would be sensitive to the increasing...

Graham-Hitch Cremation and Memorial Center

Our company was founded by experienced local funeral professionals who want to provide an alternative to the high priced services offered by corporate chains who have taken over many of our local funeral establishments. We invite you to compare...

Holy Sepulchre Cemetery

Holy Sepulchre Cemetery is conveniently located in the beautiful rolling hills of the East Bay in Hayward, California, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery has been expanded to more fully minister to the local and regional Catholic community. Holy Angels...

Hull's Walnut Creek Chapel

The Hull family has been providing cremation, burial, entombment, and out-of-state shipping arrangements for three generations. In 1954, our mortuary was the first in California to install a crematory. Today, 50 years later, we are still the only...

Jess C Spencer Mortuary Incorporated

Jess C. Spencer Mortuary was founded in 1965 at the location on Redwood Road in Castro Valley, where it still stands. We were founded by a group of Castro Valley and East Bay business people who desired a modern mortuary in Castro Valley. In 1990...

Oakmont Memorial Park

Established in 1956, the lush landscape of Oakmont Memorial Park in Lafayette, California provides spectacular views of nearby Mt. Diablo and Briones Regional Park. Oakmont Memorial Park offers traditional in-ground burial, lawn crypts, community...

Pacific Interment Mortuary & Crematorium

Founded in 1987, Pacific Interment Services main objective has been to apply a user friendly perspective to funeral services. Our goal is to demystify the mortuary price structure, expose general misinformation surrounding death care and offer...

Santos-Robinson Mortuary

For OVER 80 years SANTOS-ROBINSON MORTUARY has been serving the families of the San Leandro area. We understand that every family is different. Influences such as religious and cultural traditions, cost concerns and personal preferences make each...

Wilson & Kratzer Mortuaries

The business was originally known as Smallwood Parlors when Aubrey Wilson purchased the business and occupied a 25-foot store room on Macdonald Avenue near 8th Street. In 1921 Aubrey Wilson acquired the property at 7th and Bissell and with the...

Alameda Cremations Incorporated
1921 Clement Ave
Alameda, CA 94501
Alameda Funeral and Cremation Services
1415 Oak Street
Alameda, CA 94501
Greer Family Mortuary
2694 Blanding Ave
Alameda, CA 94620
Nautilus Society Pre-Need Department
1151 Harbor Bay Pkwy
Alameda, CA 94502

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