A Bay Area man is finally able to lay his dad to rest. He was able to recover the urn containing his father’s ashes, eight years after it went missing.
An Antioch woman whose home was robbed is pleading with the thieves to return just one item: a silver urn that contains her baby’s ashes.
Police have located what appears to be the last of the ashes of an Alameda man whose remains were inside urns stolen from a church just before his funeral.
Police have recovered some of the cremated remains of a man that had been stolen from an Alameda church over the weekend, police said.
A widow arranging a memorial service for her deceased husband is without his ashes after a thief entered an East Bay church and stole a backpack containing the remains.
Thieves broke into a mausoleum in a Lafayette cemetery on Sunday and stole an urn containing human remains, Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman Jimmy Lee said.