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How do I get a certified copy of a death certificate?

Category: Death Certificate

If you are the spouse of the deceased you must supply your marriage certificate and ID. Parents must supply the child's birth certificate and valid ID, possibly marriage certificate if name is different with valid ID.  Grandchildren must supply birth certificate/marriage certificate and then the parents birth certificate along w/ valid ID.  Children must supply birth certificate/marriage certificate (if name change) w/ valid ID Must be 18 years of age or older to obtain this record. 

The Health Department will provide a certified copy and the fee is $15 payable by cash, money order, or debit/credit (2.9% service charge). You may obtain as many certified copies as you wish, $15 each copy. 

Updated 10/7/2019 9:42 AM
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