About Us

Founded in 1998, Legacy.com is an innovative online media company that collaborates with more than 700 newspapers in North America, Europe and Australia to provide ways for readers to express condolences and share remembrances of loved ones.

As the leader in the online memorial and obituary market, Legacy.com is visited by more than 24 million users each month. It partners with 76 of the 100 largest newspapers in the U.S. and features obituaries and Guest Books for more than 60 percent of people who die in the United States.

In addition, the company provides individuals and newspaper affiliates with new and powerful ways to connect during shared times of loss, such as the war in Iraq and Afghanistan, and in the aftermath of national tragedies such as 9/11.

A privately held company whose investors include the Tribune Company, Legacy.com, Inc., is headquartered in the Chicago suburb of Evanston, with information technology facilities in nearby Naperville, Illinois.

Legacy.com
820 Davis Street
Suite 210
Evanston, IL 60201

Contact us: mwinfo@legacy.com

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Combine memorable stories, photos, videos and more to honor and celebrate the life of your loved one.

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Testimonials

This Memorial Website helps in many ways. I am able to go to the site and look back at all the wonderful comments expressed in his Memory book, view the many photos, and even video clips of his funeral with the Salute from the New Orleans Fire Dept. One important fact is that when Kris’ two boys get older they will have this Memorial Web Site