Place an Obituary

Death and Memorial Notices are available through the Classified Department for North Olympic Peninsula residents when the following information is provided.

As a public service death notices are provided free of charge for one-time publication, while Obituaries are provided for a fee of $11.50 per column inch.

Survivors who prefer to write a Death and Memorial Notice in their own words may also do so. These will appear in the same section as form obituaries. Please call 360-452-8435, or email [email protected]

You will be contacted for approval on a final proof and prepayment. A proof can be faxed or emailed to you.

There is a two business day deadline ending at 5:00 p.m. daily, space permitting.

For questions or concerns, please call 360-452-8435, or email [email protected]

If you have a photo scanned and in digital format, please attach it to the form below. Photos add $23 per day to the cost of obituary.

Photos must be in this format to insure proper quality for the printed newspaper:

  • 300 dpi
  • At least 4 inches x 4 inches
  • Don’t adjust color/contrast
  • JPEG Format, high quality (low compression)

All notices are subject to approval by Peninsula Daily News before publication. We reserve the right to edit, revise, reject or cancel a notice at any time.

Your notice must be confirmed by a Peninsula Daily News representative before publication. It may take up to 24 hours to process your request. Please allow additional time if you place your notice on Friday, during the weekend, or on a holiday — if you place a notice during these times we will not be able to process your request until the next regular business day.

If you prefer, you can download PDF versions of our obituary or death notice forms to fill out and deliver yourself.

Fill out my online form.