Michigan City Public Library
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100 E. 4th Street, Michigan City, IN 46360, phone 219 - 873 - 3044 fax 219 - 873 - 3067

      Obituary Index


The obituary index contains names, obituary dates, newspaper name and column/page number. Although the index is incomplete, it contains approximately 90,000 entries from 1887 to date. The Reference Department maintains a complete file of the Michigan City newspapers on microfilm.

Copies of Obituaries

For copies of obituaries, mail your request to:

Michigan City Public Library
Reference Department
100 E. 4th Street
Michigan City, IN 46360

Please include:
  • A maximum of two obituary requests per envelope
  • SASE (Self Addressed Stamped Envelope)
  • Check or money order for $5.00 (1 - 2 obituaries amounts to $5.00 total).
    Make checks or money orders payable to Michigan City Public Library.

First Name:

Last Name:

Use 'Sounds Like' search on First Name

Use 'Sounds Like' search on Last Name

To find maiden names, enter the maiden name first in the First Name box.
To find hyphenated names, enter ' *- ' in front of the name box in the Last Name box.
To find a range of last names, use brackets [a-m] to find last names in the range of A through M.