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Welcome to the North Dakota Obituary Links Page

Welcome to the North Dakota obituaries page, where you will find links, databases, and resources that will help you find obituaries and vital records related information. If you are looking to find a copy of a specific obituary, biographic/public records data, or a copy of the official death certificate from person who died in North Dakota, then please follow the following steps:

1 Search the Local Newspapers Archives
Once you have the name, place, and date of death then you can search the local newspapers archives for a copy of the obituary posting. You can access our free list of all the newspapers and their obituary sections for the state of North Dakota.
2 Search other Free and Paid Resources
If you do not want to search the local newspapers, then we recommend the following resources and companies, who can provide this information. Many offer both free and paid services which can you help you find obituary and biographic information.
3 Get an Official Death Certificate
If you are looking for an official copy of a death certificate then please read the specific instructions of how to order death certificates.
4 Further Genealogical Research
If you are a genealogist, we also have aggregated a list of genealogy resources by state. You can try these genealogy focused resources, which are organized by county and state.

Obituary Search Tools and Resources




Instruction for obtaining a copy of a North Dakota Death Certificate

To order Death Certificates you can contact the North Dakota Department of Vital Records which is listed below. If you want to order online you can use the following link to order a death certificate.

Death Certificate for North Dakota


Event: Death

Cost of copy: $5.00

Address:
ND Department of Health
Division of Vital Records
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Dept. 301
Bismarck, ND 58505-0200

Remarks: State office has some records since July 1893. Years from 1894 to 1920 are incomplete. Additional copies of death records are $2.00 each. Copies are generally processed within 5-7 working days after request is received.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to ND Department of Health. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (701) 328-2360. This is an automated attendant with a recorded message.


Directory of North Dakota Obituary and Genealogy Resource Links
Below are obituary resource links organized by county. Please contact us if you would like to add your site.

Looking for the obituary section for a local newspaper? Please search through our full list of North Dakota Newspapers and access their online obituary sections. Click here to access North Dakota Newspapers.

Statewide

North Dakota Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine
Early North Dakota Newspaper Abstract Search Engine
GCRA Obituary Index

Barnes Co.

Valley City Times-Online

Bottineau Co.

City of Bottineau - Funeral Home Index

Burke Co.

Ward County Obituary Search Engine

Cass Co.

The Forum (40,000 obits from 1985-1995)
Hanson-Runsvold Funeral Home Obituaries
Cass County Marriage License Index
Red River Valley Funeral Home Records

Dickey Co.

The Oakes Times Death Announcements (Index)

Emmons Co.

Obituaries from the Emmons County Record
Emmons County Cemetery Inscriptions

Foster Co.

Red River Valley Funeral Home Records

Grand Forks Co.

Grand Forks Herald Northscape

Grant Co.

Grant County Cemetery Inscriptions

Griggs Co.

Red River Valley Funeral Home Records
City of Cooperstown - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "A - G"
City of Cooperstown - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "H - M"
City of Cooperstown - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "N - Z"

Hettinger Co.

Hettinger County Cemetery Inscriptions

Logan Co.

Obituaries from the Napoleon Homestead
The Gackle Republican Vitals Extracts 1908-1920
Logan County Obituary Collection

Marshall Co.

Marshall County Journal Obituaries

McHenry Co.

Ward County Obituary Search Engine
McHenry County Cemetery Inscriptions - (Choose a highlighted date)

McIntosh Co.

McIntosh County Cemetery Inscriptions - (Choose a highlighted date)

Mercer Co.

Mercer County Cemetery Inscriptions - (Choose a highlighted date)

Morton Co.

Morton County Cemetery Inscriptions - (Choose a highlighted date)

Oliver Co.

Oliver County Cemetery Inscriptions - (Choose a highlighted date)

Pierce Co.

Pierce County Cemetery Inscriptions - (Choose a highlighted date)

Ransom Co.

City of Lisbon, 1937 - 1976 Funeral Home Index Surnames "A - K"
City of Lisbon, 1937 - 1970 Funeral Home Index Surnames "L - Z"
City of Enderlin, 1964 - 1990 Funeral Home Index
City of Lisbon, 1905 - 1948 Funeral Home Index
City of Lisbon, 1949 - 1970 Funeral Home Index

Richland Co.

Red River Valley Funeral Home Records
City of Wahpeton - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "A - B"
City of Wahpeton - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "C - F"
City of Wahpeton - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "G - H"
City of Wahpeton - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "I - K"
City of Wahpeton - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "L"
City of Wahpeton - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "M"
City of Wahpeton - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "N - Q"
City of Wahpeton - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "R - S"
City of Wahpeton - Funeral Home Index, Surnames "T - Z"

Sargent Co.

Sargent County Obituaries Forum

Stark Co.

Stark County Cemetery Inscriptions

Steele Co.

Red River Valley Funeral Home Records
City of Finley - Funeral Home Index

Stutzman Co.

Mortuary Record Index, Section I
Mortuary Record Index, "A - G" Section II
Mortuary Record Index, "H - O" Section II
Mortuary Record Index, "P - Z" Section II
Mortuary Record Index, "P - Z" Section II
Mortuary Record Index, "A - F" Section III
Mortuary Record Index, "G - K" Section III
Mortuary Record Index, "L - R" Section III
Mortuary Record Index, "S - Z" Section III

Ward Co.

Ward County Obituary Search Engine
Minot County Obituary Archives