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Funeral and cremation

Goodbody Mortuary


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Opening our current location in the City Heights and Talmadge neighborhood in 1950, Goodbody Mortuary has been serving San Diego, La Jolla and Mission Bay since 1920. Throughout the years, our commitment to these California communities has remained unchanged even as the funeral home has continued to lead and innovate with high standards of service.


  • Catered Receptions
  • Funeral Celebrants
  • Chapel
  • Multicultural Funerals


Our funeral home

Sitting area at Goodbody MortuaryOur caring funeral home staff has always responded to the changing needs of residents in San Diego, La Jolla and Mission Bay. Goodbody Mortuary's funeral home services are designed to help San Diego area families through one of the most personal stages of life.

Goodbody Mortuary has 2 chapels. The upstairs Boulevard Chapel seats 100 and is the former Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, moved to this location in 1961. The lower-level Thien An Chapel, remodeled in 2017, was designed by The Most Vulnerable Thich Nguyen Sieu from Phat Da Buddhist Congregation.

Create a lasting tribute

Chapel at Goodbody MortuaryWe understand the challenges you face after losing a loved one and remain committed to helping your family with professional and caring service. We'll help create a lasting tribute to your loved one that honors their legacy and celebrates their life.

For more than 95 years, we have upheld our heritage and responsibility to our communities, while responding to their changing needs. Please contact Goodbody Mortuary if you need immediate assistance or to learn more about burials and cremations in the San Diego area.

Cremation services

Not everyone knows that there are many cremation options. If you are interested in cremation, the funeral home team can explain the process and different options. From a direct cremation without a memorial service or a witness cremation to a full funeral service before or after the cremation and more, we help you understand this increasingly common choice—and handle all of the cremation arrangements.

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Affordable burial and cremation

A funeral should be about memories, not high prices. We’ll help you plan an affordable service that doesn’t compromise quality or personal touches.

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