Usage examples for obituary:
- She felt as a man might who reads his own obituary notices. - "Patricia Brent, Spinster", Herbert Jenkins.
- In the Obituary of to- day's Times the death is recorded of that unhappy woman whom I was mad enough to marry. - "The Black Robe", Wilkie Collins.
- Another Duchess, who pined for freedom and never attained it, has her cold obituary notice from her bereaved Duke's lips in the Dramatic Lyrics of 1842. My Last Duchess was there made a companion poem to Count Gismond; they are the pictures of the bond- woman and of the freed- woman in marriage. - "Robert Browning", Edward Dowden.