by Legacy Staff

Place an Obituary in the
Chicago Tribune

Share your loved one’s life and legacy with the larger
community and create a meaningful, lasting tribute.

Photo Included

2 Columns for 1 Day

Starting at $285

To submit an obituary, use the link above or contact us via email or phone.

CONTACT INFO

312-222-2222

CUSTOMER SERVICE HOURS

Monday – Friday

Saturday – Sunday

Holidays

8am – 5pm

9am – 5pm

Closed


DEADLINES

The deadline to submit an obituary for publication is 5pm the day before. We encourage you to submit as early as possible to allow time for verification of the death. Deadlines may differ on holidays.


SUBMISSION CRITERIA

In addition to the obituary, we require the following before publishing:

Funeral home contact info.
We will contact the funeral home or crematorium handling arrangements to verify the death.

Verification of the death.
We will publish an obituary only after confirming the death.

Acceptance of the final cost quote.
You must agree to final pricing before publication.

Photo Requirements:

  • Photo should include only the deceased. Please crop out additional people
  • All photos are published in black and white.
  • Photos should be in .jpg format with a minimum size of 150 DPI.

Submit an Obituary

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