An obituary is a published editorial article informing the public that a person died and providing some biographical information about the deceased individual. Obituaries are common in local newspapers, although major national newspapers do publish obituaries of notable...
The obituary section of a newspaper is a segment that contains recent publications of death announcements. Often accompanying the death notices are short biographies about the deceased.
If you are looking for an obituary for someone who has died recently and locally, you can check your local newspaper's obituary section. If you want to search by name for someone's obituary, there are several websites that you can use, such as Legacy.com, Genealogy.com ...
As of 2015, a good place to find local obituaries is through the local newspaper. Most newspapers in the country publish daily obituaries.
Most newspapers have an Obituaries section where readers can find death notices, information about surviving family members, biographical information and other details about a person's life and death. However, not all deaths are reported in the Obituaries section.
Recent obituaries published in the last few weeks are typically available on the website for the local newspaper in which they were published. Older, archived obituaries may be available on websites, such as Legacy.com and ObitsArchive.com, that work with select newspap...
Most newspapers offer viewing of online obituaries through the paper’s website. Some newspapers also make obituaries available online through Legacy.com, which, as of 2015, has a database of more than 20 million recent obituaries. Other sites, such as ObituaryData.com a...