• Pittsburg is also known as: Contra Costa County / Pittsburg city.


  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Aaron Miles (baseball player), Mandy Ventrice (record producer and songwriter), Joe Tafoya (american football player), Derek Basco (actor), Dante Basco (actor and voice actor), Ken Simonton (american football player), and Shaunard Harts (american football player).


The population was 63,264 at the 2010 census. The city has access to one BART station, the Pittsburg/Bay Point Station located in Pittsburg near Bay Point. Service will be extended further into the city via DMU train with a Railroad Avenue station that is currently under construction. The current zip code is 94565 for both Pittsburg and Bay Point, and the area code is 925. In 1849, Colonel Jonathan D. Stevenson (from New York) bought the Rancho Los Medanos land grant, and laid out a town he called New York of the Pacific. By 1850, this venture failed. With the discovery of coal in the nearby town of Nortonville, California, the place became a port for coaling, and adopted the name Black Diamond, after the mining firm that built the Black Diamond Coal Mining Railroad from there to Nortonville. Due to the industrial potential of the site, a name change to Pittsburg was proposed in 1909. Pittsburg, originally settled in 1839, was called first "New York Landing", then "Black Diamond", before...

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There are currently 2 funeral home listings for the city of Pittsburg, California.

Pittsburg Obituaries

It was revealed by Pacifica Tribune on October 7th, 2015 that Opal Elane Larson died in Pittsburg, California.  Larson was 80 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Opal Elane's life.

It was written by Visalia Times-Delta on August 12th, 2015 that Robert Correa passed on in Pittsburg, California.  Correa was 68 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert's life.

It was disclosed by Arizona Republic on July 26th, 2015 that Nina Williams passed away in Arizona.  Williams was 86 years old and was born in Pittsburg, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Nina's life.

It was written by Register Guard on May 31st, 2015 that Frank Russo perished in Junction City, Oregon.  Russo was 71 years old and was born in Pittsburg, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Frank's life.

It was written by Tri-City Herald on April 30th, 2015 that Fernando J Loera passed away in Seattle, Washington.  Loera was 23 years old and was born in Pittsburg, CA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Fernando J's life.

It was reported by Register Guard on April 12th, 2015 that Robert L Swicegood passed on in Springfield, Oregon.  Swicegood was 65 years old and was born in Pittsburg, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert L's life.

It was disclosed by Tri-City Herald on September 23rd, 2014 that Sheila Q Bennett (Quinn) died in Kennewick, Washington.  Ms. Bennett was 71 years old and was born in Pittsburg, CA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sheila Q's life.

It was noted by Tri-City Herald on September 3rd, 2014 that Steven Kent Ward perished in Connell, Washington.  Ward was 61 years old and was born in Pittsburg, CA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Steven Kent's life.

It was revealed on April 23rd, 2014 that Darrell Michael "Mike" Osborne perished in Pittsburg, California.  Osborne was 82 years old and was born in Sedro-Woolley, WA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Darrell Michael "Mike"'s life.

It was disclosed by Arizona Republic on August 18th, 2013 that Martha "Dollie" Shelton (Biederstadt) died in Arizona.  Ms. Shelton was 87 years old and was born in Pittsburg, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Martha "Dollie"'s life.

Funeral Homes in Pittsburg

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...

Brentwood Funeral Home

In 1907, George Shafer converted a four-room house at 839 First Street into Shafer’s Funeral Parlor. Services were held in the living room of the family’s home. Brentwood Funeral Home is still conducting business in the original location....

Callaghan Mortuary & Livermore

We have been serving the local community for over 100 years. Callaghan Mortuary was established and privately owned since 1906 by the Reimers Family. The mortuary was located on the corner of 2nd Street and South L Street in downtown Livermore....

Fairmont Cremation Service

Fairmont Cremation Services, or FCS, is Solano County’s newest and most affordable cremation provider. Started in 2004, FCS office is located within the beautiful grounds of Fairmont Memorial Park.While cremations have been performed through...

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...

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...

Martin Memorials

Martin Memorials was established in January of 2005. We are a member of the California Monument Association, and we strive to bring the best quality and craftsmanship at your time of need.

Nadeau Family Funeral Home

Founded by Steven Nadeau in 1997, the Nadeau Family Funeral Home continues to provide Vacaville and the surrounding communities with the finest in funeral options by offering thoughtful and efficient service. As the premiere funeral home in...

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...

Traditioncare Funeral Services

In 1998 TraditionCare was started by Eric Neiman to serve as an alternative to the increasing rise of funeral, burial and cremation cost in the San Francisco Bay area. Based in Contra Costa county, Eric's philosophy was to decrease the...

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...

Dan Scales Funeral Services
107 W 8th St
Pittsburg, CA 94565
Pittsburg Funeral Chapel
2295 Railroad Ave
Pittsburg, CA 94565

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California University students are now rallying a young man ... Thousands of people attended the event for Grayson on Thursday night, the same day his family held a funeral. Many people lined up early on Centre Avenue, waiting to go inside the services at ...

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