Recorder Obituary Submission

  • Prefix and suffix may only appear online and not in Print Recorder
  • One clear photo of the Deceased. Portraits are best in jpg, png, or jpeg format. File size no larger than 3MB
  • You may include two (2) additional photos with this Obituary. These photos will only appear online and not in the Recorder Print or Online version. File size no larger than 3MB in jpg, png or jpeg format
  • If you are unable to find the name of the Deceased Member Church, select Other at the bottom of the list and type in the name.
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Survivors may include parents, siblings (not in-laws), spouse, children and step-children by name; grandchildren and great-grandchildren by number. Format survivor list exactly like this: "wife, Christine; sons, John, Karl; stepson, Robert; daughters, Michele Griner, Karyn White; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren."
  • You may include up to 25 words describing the deceased person's church employment or lay ministry that made him/her well-known to the Adventist community (to more than one church). Examples include academy teacher, evangelist, conference president, Pathfinder area coordinator, pastor, ASI officer, or business person who served Adventists long-term (such as someone who catered Adventist events for 25 years). If in doubt, submit it. Such information will be included as space permits.