Nomis Publications Selects as Obituary Platform Provider

Leading Funeral Industry Publisher to Leverage the Eternal Tribute to Honor the Lives of Funeral Service Professionals

INNOVATION DISTRICT, BOSTON, MA ­— September 1, 2011 — Tributes, Inc., the online resource for local and national obituary news, announced today that they have been selected by Nomis Publications, the publisher of The Funeral Home&Cemetery News and The Funeral Home & Cemetery Directory, to power a new obituary section on the website dedicated to remembering the lives and contributions of funeral service colleagues that pass away. The new online section will be an important digital supplement to the longstanding obituary news that Nomis has historically published in their monthly industry newspaper.

" has quickly become a leader in the publication of online obituary news in close partnership with the funeral service industry,” said Peggy Rouzzo, Editor for Nomis Publications. “Tributes was the clear choice for us when selecting an obituary platform for our website that was both fully-featured and easy-to-use, providing us with the tools we were looking for to enable us to properly honor the men and women that have dedicated their lives to the profession."

"Nomis Publications has been a main stay in the industry for close to 40 years publishing directories and industry news," said John Heald, Vice President of Sales and Business Development for Tributes, Inc. "We are honored to be working with them to create a new industry forum focused on paying tribute to those that have spent their careers devoted to the service of others."

About is the online resource for current local and national obituary news, lasting personal tributes and online community providing support during times of loss and grieving. Through one centralized national web destination, with over 90 million current and historical death records dating back to the 1930s, Tributes has made obituary and online memorial service information easily accessible so people can come together online and offline to remember and share the treasured stories of the important people in their lives who have passed away. founder Jeff Taylor officially launched in February 2008. For more information about, please visit our website at or contact us at

About Nomis Publications, Inc.

Nomis Publications, Inc. was incorporated in 1974 by Chester E. Simon. In 1992, the corporation was acquired by Lucille A. McGuire, who has been with the firm since its first year of operation. A family owned and operated business, the primary focus of the organization is the compilation and publication of trade directories and a monthly newspaper for the deathcare industry. To view the industry tributes visit For more information call 1-800-321-7479 or email