Grapevine Obituary Information

What You Need to Know about the Grapevine Obituaries

The Society publishes obituaries of members and members’ spouses in the Grapevine magazine.

To ensure a complete obituary, please include:

  • Full name
  • Address
  • Age
  • Date and cause of death
  • Date and place of birth
  • Where raised
  • Schools attended/graduated
  • FBI services dates
  • Assignments and interesting facts
  • Work after the Bureau
  • Civic, church, social, and personal activities
  • Names of survivors

Also include a quality photograph of the deceased, and, if possible, a newspaper obituary.


The Society provides five complimentary copies (in addition to the subscription copy) of any Grapevine issue containing an obituary.  Additional copies are available for $5 each, subject to availability.


Questions or concerns? Please call the Grapevine office at 703-445-0026, ext. 2.

Deadlines and General Submission Guidelines

Email and Mail Submissions

 The Grapevine Obituary Form can be printed and emailed to or mailed to:

the Grapevine
Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI
3717 Fettler Park Drive
Dumfries, VA 22025

Download Obituary Form

Online Submissions

Use the form below to submit an obituary online. Please be patient. The files may take a few moments to upload. Once your submission is complete, you will see a "thank you" message.

Would you like to add a line at the end of the obituary that reads, "If you would like to honor the memory of (name of deceased), the family has requested that memorial contributions be made to the Former Agents of the FBI Foundation."?

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