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Even everyday tasks can seem daunting when you're grieving a recent loss. Writing an obituary is a time-sensitive, emotional task that involves fact-gathering, writing, editing, and coordination with the publisher you choose. Don't stress—there's a way to publish your loved one's story that's affordable, simple and elegant.
Beyond the Dash wants to make beautiful obituaries accessible to everyone who has lost a loved one. Today we're introducing our newest tutorial video that can help you create an obituary in just a few minutes.
We've made it easy for you to craft an obituary or death notice at the touch of a button. Check out this video, How to Publish an Online Obituary:
If you're new to Beyond the Dash, here's what you need to know to get started:
There are plenty of useful obituary writing resources and tools available on Beyond the Dash that are completely free. Before beginning to write, you should first read articles like How to Write an Obituary, Obituary Writing Toolbox: Template and Samples, and How to Write a Creative Obituary that Stands Out to prepare for this important task.
Our stories are free to publish online. After that, you have the option of publishing the story in any of over 6,000 newspapers across North America. We also offer a library of writing resources to help you draft and refine your loved one's life story. For those who aren't confident writers, our Interactive Obituary Template can help you generate an obituary within minutes.
No matter how much time has passed, it's never too late to write an obituary in honor of a loved one. We hope that Beyond the Dash can help your family create a centralized place to visit your loved one's life story and remember them with family and friends.
Fill in some information about your loved one, and we'll generate some text that you can use as a starting point for your online memorial.Try now
After creating an online memorial, you can also publish in print in any of over 6,000 newspapers across North America.Get started for free