Life Announcements & Obituaries

For Marblehead residents and natives, The Marblehead Current publishes life announcements – weddings, engagements, milestone birthdays and births. We offer this service free of charge to the community, but ask that you consider a suggested donation of $25.

Please submit all announcements well in advance – or soon after – the life event occurs… using the forms below.

Birth announcement

Wedding announcement

Engagement announcement

Milestone birthday announcement

We are honored to accept and publish obituaries. Generally, we work directly with funeral homes to coordinate this. Obituaries are published online for free and in print for a flat fee of $200, reflecting our organizational belief that grieving families should not pay exorbitantly to share news of their loved ones’ passing. Please send submissions and inquiries to

If you have any questions, please contact us at