Submit obituary

The Hood River News publishes obituaries of interest to residents of the Hood River area for a flat fee of $50, which includes a photo, if desired. To submit an obituary online, fill in the form below or e-mail full text to along with photo. Obituaries may also be mailed or brought to the news office, 419 State St., Hood River, OR 97031.

Your contact information at the end of the form will also be used to reach you for billing purposes. Please include billing information and a contact name and daytime telephone number should clarification be needed. If preferred, payments may be made by phone; call the front desk at 541-386-1234 and leave a card number with the receptionist.

In most cases, obituaries received by 4 p.m. Monday will appear in the Wednesday publication; those received by 4 p.m. Thursday will appear in the Saturday publication. To submit a free death notice, use the form below but omit the personal history field. Free death notices do not include a photo. For more information contact Trisha Walker at 541-386-1234 or

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Use this area to either paste a prewritten obituary or to include obituary information. Be sure to include such information as the deceased personal history (schooling, occupation, memberships, accomplishments, interests and hobbies, etc.), parents, surviving relatives, suggestions for memorial donations, and service information.

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