Funerals, bell ringing planned for Sunday to honor Oakland fire victims

Friends and family will pay their final respects for two victims of the Oakland warehouse fire today.

A funeral service is scheduled for the youngest victim of the tragedy, 17-year-old Draven McGill.

McGill wsa an 11th grader who attended the Ruth Asawa School of the Arts in San Francisco.

The Dublin teen performed in a youth choir. He is the son of Alameda County Sheriff's Deputy.

A service will also be held today at Congregation Beth El at Berkeley for Jonathan Bernbaum, 34. He was a renowned visual projection artist in the world of electronic dance music.

These are the first two funerals for the victims of the fire.

In addition, Grace Cathedral will toll its bells 36 times today in memory of the 36 victims. 

List of victim identities released by Oakland, county officials

  • Jason McCarty, 35
  • Wolfgang Renner, 61
  • Billy Dixon, 35, of Oakland
  • Johnny Igaz, 34 of Oakland
  • Amanda Kershaw, 34, of San Francisco
  • Ara Jo, 29, of Oakland
  • Griffin Madden, 23, of Berkeley
  • Vanessa Plotkin, 21, of Lakewood
  • Hanna Ruax, 32, of Finland
  • Nicole Siegrist, 29, of Oakland
  • Alex Vega, 22, from San Bruno
  • Cash Askew, 22, of Oakland
  • Matthew Bohlka also known as Em Bohlka, 33, of Oakland
  • David Cline, 24, of Oakland
  • Micah Danemayer. 28, of Oakland
  • Alex Ghassan, 35, of Oakland
  • Travis Hough, 35, of Oakland
  • Donna Kellogg, 32, of Oakland
  • Edmond Lapine, 34, of Oakland
  • Benjamin Runnels, 32, of Oakland
  • Jennifer Kiyomi Tanouye, 31, of Oakland
  • Chelsea Dolan, 33, of San Francisco
  • Nick Gomez-Hall, 25 of Coronado
  • Michela Gregory, 20, of South San Francisco
  • Sara Hoda, 30, of Walnut Creek
  • Jennifer Morris, 21, of Foster City
  • Justin Fritz of Berkeley also known as Feral Pines
  • Draven McGill, 17
  • Brandon Chase Wittenauer, 32, of Hayward
  • Barrett Clark, 35, of Oakland
  • Michele Sylvan, 37, of Oakland
  • Nicholas Walrath, 31, of Oakland
  • Peter Wadsworth, 38, of Oakland

Jonathan Bernbaum, 34, of Berkeley

  • Jennifer Mendiola, 35, of Oakland
  • Joseph Matlock, 36, of Oakland

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