Obituaries in the Oologah Lake Leader

There is no charge to include a basic obituary in the Oologah Lake Leader for local residents, former residents and immediate family members of local residents.

Families may have the funeral home submit information or complete this form. Information must be received by 5 p.m. Tuesday to be included in that week’s newspaper. Obituaries will be updated on our web page as received.

A Basic Obituary includes name, age and city of deceased, date and location of birth and death, a few sentences about work and personal history, immediate survivors including parents, siblings and children, service times and burial information.

An Expanded Obituary is $25. An Expanded Obituary can include additional information such as personal history, work history, hobbies, church and club membership, additional survivors such as grandchildren and great-grandchildren, those who preceded in death, and additional service information such as pall bearers and memorial contributions.  The optional information for an expanded obituary is listed on the second page of the form.

You may also include a picture with either the basic or the expanded obituary for $10. You may pick up the photograph after publication. Please make sure the name is on the picture. 

To submit by email, send word file and photo in jpg or tif format to

Click here for the link to the obituary form in Acrobat format.

Click here for the link to the obituary form in Word format.


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Oologah Lake Leader


109 S. Maple Street, Downtown Oologah
PO Box 1175, Oologah OK 74053-1175
Phone: 918-443-2428
Fax: 918-443-2429