About

At Chapel of the Hills, we have served the families of Auburn, California, and the Greater Sacramento area for more than a century.

Compassionate care

The professional and caring team at our funeral home is able to assist you with any type of funeral, cremation, or celebration of life service. As a Dignity Memorial® provider, we offer services that are customized to create a tribute unique to you or your loved one.

Trusted funeral provider

Front exterior at Chapel of the Hills When you choose Chapel of the Hills, you receive the compassionate care you expect from a locally operated establishment with the benefits you deserve from the largest network of funeral, cremation and memorialization services in North America.

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Please contact us if you would like more information about our services.

History

The current Chapel of the Hills has its roots in Auburn Undertakers, which was established in 1901 in what is now the Native Sons of the Golden West building in historic Old Town Ashburn. In its early years, Auburn Undertakers employed Colin Hislop as an embalmer. Mr. Hislop was elected Coroner of Placer County in 1915 and served 3 terms.

Mr. Hislop later opened and owned the current Chapel of the Hills facility, which was built in 1935. Over the next several years, ownership of Chapel of the Hills transferred from Mr. Hislop to Mr. Doris Hite to Mr. Harry Sands in 1955. Mr. Sands managed the funeral home until 1998. Today, we are a member of the Dignity Memorial® network.

Amenities

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Interested in learning more? Call us at 530-885-3773 to request a custom quote.

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Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

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Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our other locations.

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Ratings & Reviews

Verified Customer Reviews

Since 2005, many of our customers have taken the time to tell us how we did each year via our Voice of the Customer program. Our star ratings and comments from families come directly from these surveys.

"Tracie was great. Any questions we had she gave her full attention. Thanks Tracie."

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June 2021

"Slavic and his team were absolutely amazing, they made this difficult time easier to deal with. They were very professional and made sure we were at ease with the choice we made. Slavic answered all of our questions and listened to what we wanted. He didn't try to over sell or rip us off. I would highly recommend Chapel of the hills!"

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May 2021

"Chapel of the Hills came to our assistance first in 2010, then in 2020 and now in 2021. At a time when you are feeling the most devastated, they are a welcomed helping hand. They do not pressure you and allow you take the time you need. They are gentle and caring. I would not keep going back to them if their service wasn't exemplary."

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May 2021

"Our heartfelt gratitude to Slavik and his staff for their kindness and compassion for our son's funeral arrangement. They were so caring and comforting throughout and that made all the difference to us."

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September 2020

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