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Memorial services for SJPD officer Michael Johnson. (CBS)

Thousands Pay Respects To Fallen San Jose Police Officer Michael Johnson At SAP Center

Thousands filled San Jose’s SAP Center Thursday for a tearful tribute to fallen San Jose Police Officer Michael Johnson.

04/02/2015

SJ Police at Fallen Officer Memorial

Thursday Memorial Service Planned At SAP Center For Slain San Jose Police Officer

San Jose police have announced plans for a memorial service for fallen Officer Michael Johnson, who was shot and killed Tuesday night.

03/27/2015

A GoFundMe page set up for Oakland fire victim Davis Letona. (CBS)

Friends, Family Raise Money For Memorial Service For Man Killed In Oakland Fire

Friends of a man who died in a three-alarm fire early Saturday morning have set up a fundraising campaign for his memorial service.

03/22/2015

US military personnel remove bags containing bodies of members of the Jim Jones' sect "Temple of people", 23 November 1978, after they arrived from Jonestown, the community's cultural center, where Jim Jones had established the Peoples Temple. More than 900 people died, 18 November 1978, in the largest mass suicide in American history.        (Photo credit: AFP/Getty Images)

36th Annual Memorial Of Jonestown Mass Suicide Held At Oakland’s Evergreen Cemetery

Tuesday marked the 36th anniversary Jonestown Memorial held at the Evergreen Cemetery in Oakland to commemorate more than 900 people who died in a cult mass suicide.

11/18/2014

Musician Alicia Keys sings at the Ruby Dee Memorial Service at Assembly Hall of the Riverside Church on September 20, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Hundreds Pack Harlem Cathedral To Celebrate The Life Of Actress, Civil Rights Activist Ruby Dee

Actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee was memorialized Saturday in poetry, dance and song at a packed Harlem cathedral where Alicia Keys sang her song “Superwoman,” Wynton Marsalis performed a stirring trumpet solo, and well-wishes were sent from Sidney Poitier, Harry Belafonte and the White House.

09/20/2014

(San Jose Fire Department)

Bay Area Remembers 9/11 With Moments Of Silence, Memorials

Observances are being held Thursday morning at the sites where Americans were killed by 9/11 terrorist attacks 13 years ago. Around the Bay Area, public transit and law enforcement joined in with their own memorials.

09/11/2014

Dave and Rosie Basso gather at home with some of the beneficiaries of the Michael Basso Memorial Foundation. (CBS)

Marin Couple Honors Son With Foundation For Giving

A North Bay couple whose son died twenty years ago has transformed their grief into something good. Dave and Rosie Basso decided that the best way to pay tribute to their son was to live life as he did.

07/30/2014

Daphne Viola Webb reported missing by her father on July 10, 2013. (Oakland Police Department)

1 Year After Oakland Girl Goes Missing, Police Hand Daphne Webb Investigation Over To Prosecutors

One year after the disappearance of a two-year-old girl who remains missing, Oakland police confirmed they’ve now handed over their investigation to prosecutors.

07/11/2014

Casey Kasem (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Private SoCal Memorial Service For “American Top 40″ Radio DJ Casey Kasem

About 100 family members, close friends and business associates gathered at the memorial at a church in Southern California.

06/21/2014

Maya Angelou Memorial

Poet Maya Angelou Remembered At Memorial Service; Video Highlights

VIdeo highlights from the memorial service for poet, actress, singer and civil rights activist Maya Angelou at Wake Forest; remarks from Oprah Winfrey, first lady Michelle Obama and Pres. Bill Clinton.

06/07/2014

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