Frequently Asked Questions

Why place an online death notice on

In this day and age, fewer and fewer people own a newspaper subscription. With an online obituary, you can reach mourners quickly, easily and inexpensively. With our simple obituary designer, you can easily create a stylish obituary within a few minutes. In addition, you usually save hundreds, often thousands of francs compared to a traditional newspaper ad.

Where is the obituary published?

The obituary is published in the obituary directory of The obituary can also be downloaded as a PDF file and sent to your newspaper as a template.

What does the "Private" option mean?

The "Private" option gives you the option of not publishing the obituary in the obituary directory. Instead, you will receive a private link. This link can only be viewed by people you share it with.

How does the online condolence book work?

If you activate the online condolence book, it will be displayed directly below the obituary. This gives relatives and friends the opportunity to express their sympathy. Condolence book entries are always public. You will receive an e-mail notification as soon as someone writes an entry. This mail also gives you the opportunity to remove an entry directly.

What does a death notice cost?

An online obituary costs CHF 95.00 once.

How can I pay?

You can pay by Apple Pay, Google Pay, Visa, Mastercard, American Express or on account. For the payment method "invoice", the payment period is 30 days.

How do relatives and friends find out about the death?

Many of our customers send the picture of the announcement via Whatsapp, Facebook or by e-mail. The direct link to the ad can also be forwarded via the sharing function.

I have placed a death notice and would like to make a change.

We are currently working on an editing function. This is not quite ready for use yet.
Simply send us any changes you would like to make by e-mail - we will be happy to do this quickly and free of charge for you.

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