Death notices are submitted through a funeral home or the friends or family of the deceased.
You can view death notices from the past year by visiting http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/bostonglobe/.
To browse death notices by town, please click here.
Obituaries are written by Globe staff members. Recent obituaries published in the Globe can be found here.
If you are looking for past obituaries, they are available in the archives at http://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/boston/advancedsearch.html.