The Nichi Bei Weekly publishes in our all-English every other Thursday. To submit a standard obituary for publication, please send an e-mail before our obituary reservation deadline with the information listed below to:
Fax: (415) 673-1063
For assistance, call our Advertising Department at (415) 673-1009 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nichi Bei Weekly Obituary Rates are 10¢ per character, excluding spaces. There is a $5 processing fee (per insertion). A photo can be included for an additional $10. We strongly encourage obituary submissions via e-mail. Hand delivered obituaries and requests sent via fax or regular mail will incur a total charge of 20¢ per character, excluding spaces. Please provide your contact name and phone number so we can follow up accordingly.
The Nichi Bei Weekly publishes bi-weekly on Thursdays. Obituary requests must be made by the Friday before publication and finalized by the Monday before publication. Requests after this deadline may be postponed until the following publication date.
You should receive confirmation of submission by phone or e-mail. Please call our office at (415) 673-1009 if you do not receive confirmation.
All obituaries require the approval by the requester. Obituaries will not be printed without final approval by the client unless otherwise specified. Obituaries must be finalized by the end of day Monday prior to publication.
• E-mail digital photos as attachments.
• Use either JPG or TIFF formats with a resolution of 200 ppi or more. The higher the resolution the better.
1. E-mail your request to email@example.com.
2. Include the obituary requester’s information in the body of the e-mail. This is for contact and billing purposes only.
• Full name
• Billing address
3. Include the obituary text within the e-mail body
4. Send photos as attachments in either JPG or TIFF formats with a resolution of 200 ppi or more, the higher the resolution the better.