Obituary Notices

See templates for how to write a short obituary or a long obituary , along with sample short and long obituaries. Plus: Learn how to write and place an obituary--and get answers to frequently asked questions .

Tip: Do-It-Yourself Burials
Some people prefer to care for their own dead, rather than delegate after-death tasks to funeral directors and embalmers. Most state laws allow you to... read more