The Gazette Obituaries

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Founded in 1883, The Gazette is a daily newspaper stationed in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. It comes in a broadsheet format and has an estimated circulation of around 50,000. It is currently owned by The Gazette Company.

Searching to publish a tribute to a local audience in Cedar Rapids, Iowa? Consider posting to the The Gazette Obituaries.

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Looking to publish an online obituary to a local audience? Consider posting to The Gazette. 

Prepayment is required before an item is printed. An obituaries editor will contact you for payment after the obituary has been received and edited.

Cost is $25 for online placement plus 50 cents per word and photo charges. Name of funeral home or crematory and respective phone number is required to verify death.


The obituary must be submitted before 4 p.m. for publication online and in the newspaper the next day, with the exception of obituaries for Sunday publication, which must be submitted by 4 p.m. on Fridays.


For any questions, call (319) 398-8221

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