"In hope of eternal life, which God, that cannot lie, promised before the world began" – Titus 1:2

Honor your loved one with an online obituary today

Remember those who’ve left us and share cherished memories

Hosting thousands of memorials since 2005, The Eternal Portal ® offers free obituary and premium online memorial services accessible in your city and around the World!

The Memorial

Keep the memory of your loved one alive forever.


Hosting thousands of memorials since 2005, The Eternal Portal ® offers free and premium online memorial services. Give your loved one the ability to touch others for years to come by means of a thoughtful memorial created by you, someone who cares so much about them – note private or public websites are available.

We provide easy-to-use tools enabling you to create thoughtful online memorials for your loved ones in a matter of minutes, including setting up automatic, annual invitation emails to family members to help keep the memory of your loved one alive forever. Take a moment to read some testimonials from our users.

Features and Benefits

We offer a multitude of features on our website

Keep your loved one close to you and your family forever

Any time you need them, 24/7, their memories are there for you. You are there to help them continue to reach out and help others with their legacy, their life’s lessons, their impact in your lives.

Connect with family and friends, share thoughts and memories

Your memorial is a forum for family reunions, gathering to cherish the memory of that special person who still means so much to you all. Their memory is the common bond you share with your friends and family, a bond which can help bring you all closer together. Use our forums, chat, internal mail, GuestBook posts, family and friends connections as a common repository of what it means to be a part of your family.

Create a beautiful living biography using a multitude of tools

Our tools are so easy to use! You can do so much using essentially all forms of multimedia to bring your memorial to life!

Our memorials have had over a hundred million visitors; our website is the largest of its kind in the world.

Extensions to the Memorial

We continuously try to improve your experience by adding new features and products.

Family Tree

Create a family tree with biographical information about each family member. The memorials of those who are deceased are linked to their photos in the tree. What better place to meet and share information than around the memorials of those who’ve gone before us! Please note that Family tree is available for our Complete and Premium packages.

Heaven's Mail - it's Eternal®

For those of us who know our days are numbered, there is no better way for you to determine how you will be remembered when you pass than a Heaven's Mail - it's Eternal® memorial that is only activated by the family and friends you authorize to do so! Write edifying and hopeful emails to your children or grandchildren that can be delivered on special occassions many years into the future!

Physical Products

The rotating flame « Gallus Light »®, flowers, 2D bar code marble pointers for attaching to the gravestone, and other thoughtful memorial gifts!