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asked in category: General Last Updated: 1st July, 2020

How much does an obituary cost in the New York Times?

And it is hard to place a notice if you do not have a lot of money. The cost is over $50 per line, and each line has only 28 characters. As a result, the paid obituaries are often placed by well-off New Yorkers about well-off New Yorkers.

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Also to know is, how much does it cost for obituary?

An average obituary can easily be $200.00-500.00. Costs vary by publication. Newspapers charge by the line and can average $450 for a complete obituary. The average obituary cost begins at $200.00 and increases due to the amount of content, including a photograph and the length of the obituary.

Also Know, how do you get an obituary in The Times? 3 p.m. Sunday for Monday publication for all obits (paid and free obits).

To submit information:

  1. PREFERRED: Via email to [email protected]
  2. Fax to 815-433-1639.
  3. Mail or deliver to The Times, 110 W.
  4. Call 815-431-4090 with questions.

Similarly one may ask, how do I find an obituary in The New York Times?

Place Obituary in New York Times. For more information on submitting an obituary, please contact the New York Times by phone at 212-556-3900 within NYC, or outside New York at 800-458-5522.

What should you not include in an obituary?

Don't write the obituary in first person or use phrases such as "the family of Joe Friend announce," as an obituary is not about the person or family members who write it, it is all about the person who died. Write it from the third person perspective, as an outsider or bystander who witnessed the event.

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