Place an In Memoriam

Place An In Memoriam

Please use this form to submit an In Memoriam notice for the News Tribune, the Puyallup Herald, or the Peninsula Gateway from the comfort of your computer. After you complete and submit this form, one of our representatives will contact you by phone to confirm information and text, and quote a rate for the obituary notice.

We recommend that you submit your information by noon to allow e-mail delivery, response, and composing time to meet the obituary deadlines. Staff is available Monday through Friday from 8AM - 4PM. Closed Saturday and Sunday. cannot be responsible for lost or delayed e-mail.

All In Memoriam notices in the News Tribune, the Puyallup Herald, and the Peninsula Gateway are paid notices. The cost of a notice depends entirely on the length of the notice:

Online In Memoriam Information

In Memoriam notices, including both text and photos, appear on and are archived indefinitely in's searchable database. Online guest books remain accessible for 30 days. Ask an obituary representative about guest book extensions to 1 year or permanent guest books.

Select Publications to Publish In: The News Tribune - Note: Publishes daily, deadline is 3:00pm Tuesday through Saturday the day prior to publication. Deadline is 3:00pm Saturday for Sunday and Monday publication.
Puyallup Herald - Note: Publishes only on Wednesdays, deadline is 4:00pm Friday
Peninsula Gateway - Note: Publishes only on Wednesdays, deadline is 12:00 noon Monday
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Are you going to use a photo? Yes. E-mail photo to with the name of the deceased in the "Subject" line.

Please note: We are required to verify all recent deaths; please include contact information for the funeral home or crematorium that took care of the arrangements if your loved one passed away less than three months ago, or consider placing an obituary notice for that person.

The News Tribune cannot be held responsible for omissions and errors (including incorrect dates) made by the parties submitting the notice. We will check the notice for mechanical and obvious spelling errors; we will not change spellings of proper names except at your instruction.

Please check all information for accuracy then print this form to retain for your reference. You will have the opportunity to edit the text when a representative of The News Tribune calls to confirm information. To send this information, please click the "Submit" button below.