Obituaries

Clarence Holly
B: 1934-08-11
D: 2017-11-12
View Details
Holly, Clarence
Raymond Malott
B: 1937-04-11
D: 2017-10-30
View Details
Malott, Raymond
Alton Brolliar
B: 1914-07-31
D: 2017-10-29
View Details
Brolliar, Alton
Lois Leach
B: 1930-01-26
D: 2017-10-23
View Details
Leach, Lois
Jack Bell
B: 1924-04-06
D: 2017-10-20
View Details
Bell, Jack
Perry Weatherson
B: 1927-10-26
D: 2017-10-17
View Details
Weatherson, Perry
Lena Kirby
B: 1928-06-02
D: 2017-10-17
View Details
Kirby, Lena
Jeffry Garrick
B: 1961-06-20
D: 2017-10-17
View Details
Garrick, Jeffry
Jean Ancheta
B: 1934-11-03
D: 2017-10-09
View Details
Ancheta, Jean
Doyle Bridgman
B: 1938-04-29
D: 2017-10-06
View Details
Bridgman, Doyle
Larry Flynn
B: 1947-05-03
D: 2017-10-03
View Details
Flynn, Larry
Edward Synak
B: 1957-10-10
D: 2017-10-01
View Details
Synak, Edward
Olen Anderson
B: 1935-10-17
D: 2017-09-26
View Details
Anderson, Olen
Lester Testerman
B: 1933-10-24
D: 2017-09-24
View Details
Testerman, Lester
Alice Wise
B: 1936-06-14
D: 2017-09-21
View Details
Wise, Alice
Betty Miller
B: 1936-02-01
D: 2017-09-20
View Details
Miller, Betty
Gerald Lemitz
B: 1929-12-10
D: 2017-09-17
View Details
Lemitz, Gerald
Elizabeth Cook
B: 1922-10-12
D: 2017-09-15
View Details
Cook, Elizabeth
Kay Lim
B: 1928-11-10
D: 2017-09-07
View Details
Lim, Kay
Clara Barrett
B: 1933-01-23
D: 2017-08-30
View Details
Barrett, Clara
Pearl McRee
B: 1919-03-14
D: 2017-08-28
View Details
McRee, Pearl

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
4900 Olive Avenue
Olivehurst, CA 95961
Phone: (530) 742-6957
Fax: (530) 742-7653

Traditional Burial Services

The earliest human burial dates back 100,000 years making it one of the longest-lived and most widespread of traditions. For an overview of the many different burial traditions, check out the websites in the Resources section below.

Understanding Burial Services

Here at Sierra View Mortuary, we have the deepest respect for this traditional practice. If you are interested in learning more about the burial services we offer, please review the following information. Should you have questions about anything, please call us at (530) 742-6957.

There are many things to consider when deciding whether to bury a recently-deceased loved one, or when selecting burial during funeral pre-planning. One of the first decisions you'll need to make involves choosing both the cemetery and the specific place of burial within its grounds. You'll then need to select a casket and possibly a burial vault, as many modern cemeteries require their use. At some point, and this does not have to take place right away, the decision becomes one of selecting the headstone or marker and writing the inscription. A member of our professional staff will be available should you wish to have assistance in making each of these decisions.

An Open Invitation

We offer a number of affordable burial service options. They range from: simple burials where only a member of our staff oversees the interment; simple graveside services led by a minister or celebrant; and a traditional funeral service followed by burial. Each can be tailored to meet the needs and expectations of today's price-conscious families.

Sources:
Wikipedia, "Burial", modified 2014
National Parks Service, "Burial Customs and Cemeteries in American History", accessed 2014
Funerals & Flowers, "Death and Funeral Customs", 2013

365 Days of Healing

Grieving doesn't always end with the funeral: subscribe to our free daily grief support email program, designed to help you a little bit every day, by filling out the form below.

52 Weeks of Support

It's hard to know what to say when someone experiences loss. Our free weekly newsletter provides insights, quotes and messages on how to help during the first year.