A Look at the Obituary Writing Process

Writing an obituary can be emotional, but it is also a wonderful way to pay tribute to a loved one. If you’re struggling to find the right words for the obituary you’re writing, this video will help. 

In this video, you’ll learn techniques to make writing an obituary easier. Start by finding out the formatting requirements for your local paper, so you can stick the proper word count. Gather information about your loved one before you start writing, but be careful not to provide any details that could be used for identity theft.

At Chapel of the Chimes Oakland, we’re here to help you with the obituary writing process as well as all of the details of your loved one’s funeral services. Please call our funeral home at (510) 654-0123 when you need help laying a loved one to rest in Oakland.