Facility Usage for Funerals


Making funeral arrangements can be a difficult process for grieving family members. Selecting the right venue, décor, and setting to honor your loved ones is important, but immediately following their loss, these things are likely far from your mind. Our team wants to help by offering our facility for funeral use and helping you throughout the process.

The Oakland Center for Spiritual Living is home to a diverse and welcoming group of people who seek to grow spiritually and make a positive impact on our community. We have hosted parties, weddings, concerts, funerals, and other important events at our facility in the past, and it’s a great venue for people of any faith.

In this article, we discuss our facility as a venue for funeral services. The questions below are examples of inquiries we typically get from people who are seeking a funeral service venue. We hope the answers will provide some insight into how the Oakland Center for Spiritual Living can play a role in honoring your loved one.

How large is your sanctuary space?

Our sanctuary space is an ideal funeral venue with a soaring stained glass window, natural beauty, spaciousness, and a peaceful atmosphere, it is an elegant and fitting place to honor your deceased loved ones. The space will seat 250 people and can be arranged in a variety of ways to meet your needs.

Is facility rental assistance available?

Many people who are making funeral arrangements have never planned an event before. Combining this fact with the stress and emotions that accompany loss can make it seem impossible to plan a funeral. Luckily, at the Oakland Center for Spiritual Living we have a team of experts who can help. Our facilities coordinator has helped many people plan funeral services and they can help with many aspects of planning. Our staff will be there to support you throughout the entire the process.

How is your facility accessed?

Located between Highway 13 and Highway 24 in Oakland, we are convenient to everywhere in the Bay Area. In addition to easy access, the Oakland Center for Spiritual Living features over 100 parking spaces, so there will be plenty of room for people to comfortably come and go to pay their respects.

Are people of any faith welcome?

We aim to be a welcoming, forward-facing organization. If you were to visit us for a service, you would find a group of inclusive and diverse participants. This welcoming attitude extends to guests who book our facilities, and many people have felt right at home regardless of their religious backgrounds. If you are looking for a space where anyone will feel comfortable coming to pay their respects, the Oakland Center for Spiritual Living is a great choice.

We would be honored to be part of the process of honoring your loved ones. To learn more about our facility and how we can help through the funeral process, please give us a call today.