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Legacy Believes in the Power of Newspapers

For almost 20 years, we’ve dedicated ourselves to growing audience and revenue in the obituary category.

Service & Support

Best-in-class support for you and your customers.


117,791+ emails and phone calls answered last year


24/7/365 support for our newspaper partners


6.24 years: average tenure for our customer service team

Best Life Story

Honoring a memory through the obituary and Guest Book.

Tailored to today’s users, Next Generation Obituary offers valuable features for funeral home partners, and was created to make your obituary category succeed. Our moderated Guest Book allows people to share memories, photos and videos of their loved ones.


Engaging and understanding your audience.

We understand who visits online obituaries and why. By knowing our audience and their interests, we can monetize through integrated Ecommerce and Display Advertising that aligns with consumer behavior and engages our different types of users.


Understanding trends to move the category forward.

We’re always testing to adapt to changes in consumer behavior and create the best experience for our full range of visitors while pushing the category forward. Take a look at some of our most recent innovations:

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Know & Grow Your Obituary Category

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Send Your Readers Emails That Matter

Send Your Readers Emails That Matter

At Legacy, we spend a lot of time getting to know who is visiting our site and how we can best serve them. Our research shows us that we have two core audience types on our site: “browsers” and “mourners.” Browsers are users who check recent obituaries on a regular...

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Site Update: Update to TLS 1.2

PCI Data Security Standards require that all sites update to TLS 1.2 before July 2018. In preparation for this requirement, Legacy.com will disable TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1, and will upgrade all sites to TLS 1.2 on June 28, 2018. What is TLS? SSL/TLS is a cryptographic...

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Site Update: Converting to Secure Pages

In July, Google Chrome began alerting visitors of non-secure pages (see below image). In order to provide the best user experience and to ensure that revenue and traffic are not impacted, we're transitioning all sites from HTTP to HTTPS. Why is Legacy going secure?...

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