Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Due to the evolving information surrounding the Covid-19 virus (Coronavirus), please keep visiting our website for up to date information. 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) updated Friday, March 27, 2020 5:00 PM

Please know that we are OPEN and here to serve if you have lost a loved one.  Catholic Funeral & Cemetery Services are operating under the following guidelines in accordance with the Decree issued by the Most Reverend Bishop Jaime Soto:

  • Mortuary services will continue without interruption, including decedent pick up, body preparation and cremations.
  • The Cemetery Grounds will remain open as regularly scheduled.  Gates open at 7 am and close at 6 pm.
  • Our indoor Mausoleums are closed until further notice.
  • Our offices are open by appointment only.
    • In accordance with national, state and local guidelines, we are limiting the number of people in our facilities and trying to maintain the proper Social Distancing for everyone’s health and safety.
    • Virtual Meetings are preferred for making arrangements.  Please call us, see numbers below. We will walk you through how to proceed.
    • If a virtual meeting is not possible, families must call and schedule an appointment. Our office doors are closed for the safety and health of our staff and guests. Walk-in’s are not permitted. Meeting will be limited to 30 minutes.
    • Please call us at the numbers listed below.
  • All Vigils, Funeral Masses and Weekly Saturday 10 am Masses are suspended until further notice.
    • Only Immediate Graveside Burials will take place until further notice.
    • No family or guests are permitted to attend.
    • A Priest or Deacon a Funeral Director/Arranger and grounds crew team will be at the committal.
    • Families will be notified after committal has been completed.

It is the preference of the Church for families to wait for restrictions to be lifted and then proceed with a Vigil, a Funeral Mass and a Committal. If you choose to wait to we will hold your loved one in our care until the COVID-19 Virus restrictions are lifted.  We encourage families who do choose the Immediate Graveside Burial to have a Memorial Mass at a later date.

For more specific information, please contact us:

  • St. Mary Cemetery & Funeral Center/Sacramento 916-452-4831
  • Calvary Cemetery & Funeral Center/Citrus Heights 916-726-1232
  • All Souls Cemetery & Funeral Center/Vallejo 707-644-5209
  • Joseph Cemetery/Woodland 530-438-4998
  • Holy Cross Cemetery/Colusa 530-438-4998
  • George L. Klumpps Chapel of Flowers/Sacramento 916-443-7917

We are here to help.  If you have questions, please call 916-452-4831 or info@cfcsSacramento.org.

Thank you and stay safe,

Jerry Del Core
President and CEO
Catholic Funeral & Cemetery Services