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Obituary: How to Write This Critical Document J. Lucy Boyd

Obituary: How to Write This Critical Document

J. Lucy Boyd

Published July 11th 2012
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Kindle Edition
32 pages
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This book was written for anyone attempting to create an obituary. It takes the reader through the steps in a simple, concise method from initial steps to submission. Written by a professional author and edited by a genealogist, this one-of-a-kindMoreThis book was written for anyone attempting to create an obituary. It takes the reader through the steps in a simple, concise method from initial steps to submission. Written by a professional author and edited by a genealogist, this one-of-a-kind reference makes a troubled time easier.Chapters include:Initial Steps Before You Begin WritingWriting the ObituaryThe Opening ParagraphThe Family ParagraphThe Final Details ParagraphOptional ParagraphsFinishing UpWriting a Child’s ObituaryWriting Your Own ObituaryProofreader’s ChecklistTips for Using Fewer WordsAdding a Picture to the ObituaryWhat to Do With the Obituary After You’ve Written ItGuidance for Those Tasked With Writing Obituaries as Part of Their ProfessionHow to Hire a Professional Obituary WriterThis thoughtful book includes numerous examples, tips and guidance in case you get stuck. It also warns you what to avoid as you write this critical document. Don’t leave your loved one’s obituary to a stranger. Write it yourself so that it will accurately reflect his or her legacy. Obituary: How to Write This Critical Document helps you create this one final act of love and respect.