Frequently Asked Questions
Our list of frequently asked questions below is meant to help you answer the most common questions regarding our obituary process. If you can’t find what you’re looking for check out our entire list of FAQ here.
What happens after I submit my obituary?
After you submit your obituary it’s placed in our approval queue. Someone from our team will manually review your obituary and then approve it. Once it’s approved, a confirmation email will be sent to you along with a unique link to the obituary you created. After this, you will be able to print, share, comment, and post additional guest book images.
How long does it take to approve my obituary?
Our team reviews hundreds of obituaries each day and we do our best to work as efficiently as possible. Premium obituaries will be reviewed and published within 6 business hours (typically it takes us 3 hours). Basic obituaries will be reviewed and published within 24 hours. Once it’s published you will receive a confirmation email with a link to your online obituary.
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Why can’t I see the obituary I created?
After you submit your obituary it will be placed in our approval queue. Only once it’s approved can you see your obituary.
What if I need my obituary ASAP?
We understand when our customers need their obituaries approved quickly and are happy to help. If you need an obituary approved ASAP send us an email at email@example.com and let us know when you need it by or chat with us directly from your browser.
Are there additional costs?
There are no hidden costs when you publish an obituary with OBITUARe.com. The prices listed on our Services Page include all taxes and fees. When you choose the Basic or Premium plan you automatically receive a 7-day trial. It’s only after the free trial that your credit card will be charged.