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Published Date: 7/29/2015
In a section of the newspaper that usually inspires tears - the obituary page - there are a few unique souls who would rather make us laugh. They're the folks who are remembered after their deaths with obituaries that are as funny as they were in life. Whether they...
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Published Date: 7/15/2015
If there's one surefire way to get the last word, it's writing your own obituary. More and more, people are taking on this project, penning a few lines or a long tale when confronted with a final illness. For the reader, the self-written obituary gives a last glance at...
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Published Date: 6/2/2015
Celebrities grab the headlines, but obituary writers around the world tell stories each day of ordinary people who led extraordinary lives. Here's a sampling of some of the best obituaries we've read recently.
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Published Date: 4/6/2015
Writing an obituary can be one of the most challenging tasks any of us undertake...
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Published Date: 12/9/2014
An obituary is a final chance to tell the story of someone's life … and some lives are absolutely fascinating. If you've never been captivated by an obituary, we challenge you to check out this collection of the most fascinating obituaries of 2014. Represented here are...
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Published Date: 11/17/2014
The gin-soaked dive bar where writers meet to argue, commiserate and engage in generally self-destructive behavior is a common fixture in America's literary history, and Will Kilkeary's place O'Rourke's was one of the best. The man behind the madness was Will Kilkeary.
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