Albuquerque Journal Obituary Submission
Obituaries and Memorial/Anniversary notices are charged at $2.45 per line per day. For purposes of estimating linage and cost, approximately 30 characters including letters, spaces, and punctuation per line is average. If you submit a photo, it must be in JPEG format and will cost an additional $10. When you submit the obituary and/or memorial the following information is required: Your Name, Address, Home Phone Number, Publishing Dates and the name of the funeral home or cremation society along with the phone number for verification. Omission of any of the prior may delay publication. For an additional $10, you may select an icon to appear in your loved ones obituary. (see bottom of web form to select)
NOTE: All obituaries and/or memorials must be verified with the funeral home before appearing in the newspaper.
Staff is available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., and on Saturday, calls only from 3 - 4 p.m. Obituaries must be received and approved by 3 p.m. for next day publication. Sunday and Monday's deadline is 3pm on Saturday. We cannot be responsible for lost or delayed e-mail. Obituaries are processed in the order they are received. You will receive a call from our company to verify this obituary. If you do not receive a call please call us at (505)823-3373.
Our offices will be closed on Thursday, December 25th, 2014 and Thursday, January 1, 2015 in observance of the Christmas and New Year holidays. Our deadlines will be as follows: For Thursday, December 25th and Friday, December 26th, 2014. Deadline will be at noon on Wednesday, December 24th, 2014. For Thursday, January 1st and Friday, January 2nd, 2015, Deadline will be noon on Wednesday, December 31st, 2014. We will return the following Fridays after the holiday and resume our regular schedule.
The Albuquerque Publishing Company requires prepayment for any obituary/memorial submitted. You will be contacted by a representative for approval of charges and to take your payment. We do accept any of the four major credit cards: Visa, MC, AMEX or Discover.