Laurels
Best Funeral
Homes in
San Diego
2017

Why These Funeral Homes?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored funeral homes on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best funeral homes in San Diego, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Accu-care Cremation & Funerals

Accu-care Cremation & Funerals assists families with planning cremation and burial services throughout Southern California and Arizona for the past two decades. They provide low-cost packages, environmentally-friendly services, and specialized veteran services. Accu-care Cremation & Funerals currently holds a five-star rating on Yelp! where customers speak highly of their affordable prices, support, and understanding.

San Diego, CA(844) 550-7897

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Am Israel Mortuary

Am Israel Mortuary is San Diego’s only family owned and operated Jewish funeral home, alongside four decades of experience. They strive to make visitors feel comfortable when paying respects to their loved ones. Am Israel Mortuary helps families in the community preserve longstanding Jewish traditions and customs, while also working with them to blend customs with new traditions. Services available are synagogue funerals, graveside services, out of state funerals, and veteran funerals.

San Diego, CA(619) 583-8850

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Aztlan Mortuary

Aztlan Mortuary assists families in creating meaningful ceremonies in the San Diego County metro area. Professional staff members help clients explore different possibilities when honoring a loved one’s life through a customizable service- simple, elaborate, traditional or unique. Also, grief support, pre-planning, and funeral etiquette assistance is available. Customers speak highly of their accommodating, supportive, and friendly staff.

La Mesa, CA(619) 337-8100

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California Cremation and Burial Chapel

California Cremation and Burial Chapel provides assistance in funeral planning for residents in the San Diego County, CA metro area with almost four decades of experience. Services offered are traditional, direct, and military burials and ceremonies. Also, assistance with domestic and international shipping is available. They currently hold a five-star rating on Yelp! where customers speak highly of their compassion, care, and professionalism.

San Diego, CA(619) 286-0011

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California Funeral Alternatives

California Funeral Alternatives is a family owned and operated funeral home serving North Coastal and Inland San Diego County. Experience staff members offer professional and high-quality care when assisting with cremation for burial services. They strive to provide families with the best possible service at affordable prices. They currently hold a five-star rating on Yelp! where customers speak highly of their kindness, compassion, and professionalism.

Poway, CA(858) 842-3000

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Clairemont Mortuary

Clairemont Mortuary provides funeral services for families in the San Diego County, CA metro area for the past six decades. Their services are designed to help clients through one of the most personal and challenging stages of life. Experienced and professional staff provide careful guidance and assistance when either planning burial, cremation, or veteran services. They currently hold a five-star rating on Facebook where customers speak highly of their professionalism, care, and absolute honor of personal requests.

San Diego, CA(858) 609-8713

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Community Mortuary

Community Mortuary is a Chula Vista-based funeral home serving the San Diego County, CA metro area for over a decade. Owner Robert Humphrey is a third generation funeral director and understands the importance of local family-owned businesses. Robert and his professional team offer services in Spanish, and guidance before, during, and after the loss of a loved one. Customers speak highly of their competitive pricing, compassion, and professionalism.

Chula Vista, CA(619) 426-2006

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Cortez Cremations and Funeral Service

Cortez Cremations and Funeral Service is a family owned and operated funeral home serving the San Diego County, CA metro area. Professional staff members strive to guide families through the difficult task of planning the final arrangements for their loved ones. The Cortez sisters were motivated to provide a personal cremation and funeral service to their community after losing their mother to cancer, in hopes of making a big difference in a small way for grieving families. Customers speak highly of their care, compassion, and accommodating staff.

National City, CA(619) 240-7620

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East County Mortuary and Cremation Service

East County Mortuary and Cremation Service strives to provide the San Diego County community with the best funeral planning service at a client’s time of need. They offer burial, cremation, and funeral services, and memorial ceremonies. Their 7,500 square foot facility includes a chapel, seating for 150 guests, a kitchenette, meeting rooms, and visitation suites. They currently hold a five-star rating on Yelp! where customers speak highly of their professionalism, support, and accommodation of different faiths and traditions.

El Cajon, CA(619) 440-9900

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Featheringill Mortuary

Featheringill Mortuary is a family owned and operated funeral service for residents in the San Diego County, CA metro area for over five decades. Owners Wallace and Marjorie Featheringill strive to provide close personal service to grieving families. They currently have 3rd and 4th generations of the Featheringill family working at the mortuary who are deeply rooted in the local community. Burial and cremation services are available. Customers speak highly of their personal commitment, support, and care.

San Diego, CA(619) 583-9511

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Greenwood Memorial Park and Mortuary

Greenwood Memorial Park and Mortuary provides funeral, cemetery, and cremation services for families in the San Diego, CA metro area for more than a century. They occupy 125 acres just five miles east of downtown San Diego which includes several chapels, a mortuary, crematory, three mausoleums, and a collection of international and rare vegetation. Greenwood Memorial Park and Mortuary serves all faiths and is a proud provider to the military community. Customers speak highly of their organization, accommodating staff, and their peaceful environment.

San Diego, CA(619) 701-6473

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Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum

Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum is the only Catholic diocesan cemetery service in the San Diego County metro area for almost a century. Holy Cross provides families with full Catholic burial services, including the sacred privilege of the Catholic liturgy for burial. They strive to create peace of mind and to offer families continuity, sacred tradition, and attentive care. Customers speak highly of their professionalism and support during times of grief.

San Diego, CA(619) 264-3127

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Legacy Funeral & Cremation Care

Legacy Funeral & Cremation Care is a La Mesa-based funeral home which strives to create a peaceful and comfortable environment for residents in the San Diego County, CA metro area. Owners Vic and Nadine Savino have over 55 years of experience in the funeral industry and have a long-standing reputation for honesty, discretion, and dignity. Legacy Funeral & Cremation Care offers a private sitting room, an intimate chapel and viewing area, a spacious lobby, and a kitchen that families can use to serve food and refreshments to their guests. Former clients speak highly of their support, care, and flexibility.

La Mesa, CA(619) 337-1400

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Poway Bernardo Mortuary

Poway Bernardo Mortuary is a family owned and operated funeral home serving Poway and San Diego, CA for five decades. Experienced staff members strive to serve families with compassion and dignity while lending support and guidance to family and friends at a crucial time. Services offered are cremation, burial, celebrations of life, memorial services, visitations and viewings, and chapel services. They currently hold a five-star rating on Yelp! where customers speak highly of their compassion, support, and peaceful environment.

Poway, CA(858) 748-4101

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Preferred Cremation and Burial

Preferred Cremation and Burial aims to provide funeral home assistance to families in the San Diego County, CA metro area. Owner Mark Jenkins has served the San Diego Community for over two decades and offers lower-cost funeral alternatives to meet the changing needs of each funeral customer. Clients speak highly of their genuine staff, affordable prices, compassion, and professionalism.

San Diego, CA(619) 584-7000

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San Diego Burial at Sea

San Diego Burial at Sea accepts cremated remains for ash scattering at sea off the California coast based in San Diego, CA. They provide small intimate and dignified services on private luxury yachts which can accommodate up to 48 people. Also, each captain is licensed by the U.S. Coast Guard. Customers speak highly of their honesty, professionalism, and care.

San Diego, CA(619) 550-7807

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Thresholds

Thresholds is a personal and compassionate alternative to current funeral practices in the San Diego County, CA metro area. Experienced staff members aim to be their clients' advocate while honoring all cultural, economic, and spiritual traditions. Thresholds offers assistance with direct cremation, burial, other cost-effective alternatives. Also, in-home funeral services are available. Customers speak highly of their professionalism, kindness, and support.

San Diego, CA(619) 289-7795

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Trinity Funeral Services

Trinity Funeral Services strive to provide affordable cremation, funeral and, burial services to the San Diego County, CA metro area. They offer a low-cost alternative to traditional services while still maintaining personal care and assistance. Also, Trinity Funeral Services’ crematory operates within San Diego County, so a client’s loved one is not transported elsewhere. Customers speak highly of their compassion, efficiency, and professionalism.

San Diego, CA(619) 344-0875

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Village Cremation Services

Village Cremation Services strives to provide comfortable and valuable funeral home services for residents in the San Diego County, CA metro area. Owner Randy Bellamy found his calling in assisting and supporting grieving families and strives to uphold a low overhead and reasonable priced service to better his community. Although they specialize in cremation services, Village Cremation Services can also advise clients on burial and interment options. Customers speak highly of their professionalism, respect, and honesty.

San Diego, CA(619) 422-7900

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