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Welcome to the Washington Obituary Links Page

Welcome to the Washington 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 Washington, 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 Washington.
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 West Virginia Death Certificate

To order Death Certificates you can contact the West Virginia 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 West Virginia


Event: Birth or death

Cost of copy: $20.00

Address:
Department of Health
Center for Health Statistics
P.O. Box 9709
Olympia, WA 98507-9709

Remarks: Must have exact information for births. State office has records since July 1907. For King, Pierce, and Spokane counties copies may also be obtained from county health departments. County Auditor of county of birth has registered births prior to July 1907.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Department of Health. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (360) 236-4300.


Directory of Washington Obituary and 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 Washington Newspapers and access their online obituary sections. Click here to access Washington Newspapers.

Statewide

Washington Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine
Washington and Oregon Obituaries 1995-current
West Coast Obituary Search Engine
Washington Cemetery Inscriptions Archive
Western States Marriage Index

Adams Co.

Adams County Obituary Search Engine
Adams County Cemetery Inscriptions

Asotin Co.

Asotin County Cemetery Inscriptions

Benton Co.

Benton County Obituary Search Engine
Einan Funeral Home Obituaries

Chelan Co.

Wenatchee World
Wenatchee World Obituary Search Engine
Index to Wenatchee Area Obituaries 1970-2001
Miscellaneous Chelan County Obituaries

Clallam Co.

Clallam County Obituary Search Engine
The Sequim Gazette
Clallam County Obituary Index
Catholic Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine

Clark Co.

Catholic Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine
The Columbian Obituary Page
Holy Cross Cemetery Inscriptions

Cowlitz Co.

The Daily News Online
Cowlitz County Obituaries
Jackson Cemetery Inscriptions
Index to Cowlitz County Cemetery Records Through 1983
Index to Cowlitz County Cemetery Records, Volume 2, 1984-1989

Douglas Co.

Index to Wenatchee Area Obituaries 1970-2001

Franklin Co.

Benton County Obituary Search Engine

Grays Harbor Co.

Grays Harbor County Obituary Search Engine
Grays Harbor County Obituary Lookups
The Daily World
Catholic Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine
Sharon Cemetery Inscriptions

Jefferson Co.

Jefferson County Obituary Index 1889-2000
Catholic Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine

King Co.

Columbia Funeral Home Obituaries
King County Obituary Search Engine I
King County Obituary Search Engine II
Seattle Times Obituary Search Engine
Issaquah Press Obituaries
South County Journal Obituaries - Archives Search (choose "Local Almanac")
Evergreen-Washelli Cemetery Photos

Kitsap Co.

The Bremerton Sun (March '98 to December '02)
The Bremerton Sun (December '02 to Current)
The Kitsap County Obituary Search Engine (Sun Archives)
Miscellaneous Kitsap County Obituaries
Rill Chapel Funeral Home Obituaries
Burley Cemetery Inscriptions & Photos

Kittitas Co.

Daily Record Online Obituary Search
Kittitas County Obituaries
Kittitas County Deaths (1882 - 1907)

Klickitat Co.

Skamania (and Klickitat) County Obituary Search Engine
Gorge News Death Notices (Current)
Gorge News Death Notices (1999-2001 Archives)
Gorge News Death Notices (2001-current Archives)

Lewis Co.

Centralia Chronicle
Catholic Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine

Pacific Co.

Catholic Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine

Pierce Co.

Puget Sound News
Tacoma Obituary Index
Miscellaneous Pierce County Obituaries
Request An Obit From Justin

Skagit Co.

Anacortes American
Miscellaneous Skagit County Obituaries I
Miscellaneous Skagit County Obituaries II
Miscellaneous Skagit County Obituaries III
Miscellaneous Skagit County Obituaries IV
Miscellaneous Skagit County Obituaries V
Miscellaneous Skagit County Obituaries VI
Miscellaneous Skagit County Obituaries VII
Miscellaneous Skagit County Obituaries VIII
Miscellaneous Skagit County Obituaries IX
Miscellaneous Skagit County Obituaries X
Skagit Valley Herald
Catholic Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine
Skagit County Death Certificates 1907-1908

Skamania Co.

Catholic Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine
Skamania (and Klickitat) County Obituary Search Engine

Snohomish Co.

Miscellaneous Snohomish County Obituaries

Spokane Co.

The Spokesman-Review Obituary Search Engine
Spokane.Net Historic Obituaries

Stevens Co.

Schanzenbach Funeral Home Obituaries

Thurston Co.

Thurston County Cemetery Inscriptions

Whatcom Co.

Catholic Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine

Whitman Co.

Moscow-Pullman Daily News
Whitman County Genealogical Society
Rosalia I.O.O.F Cemetery Inscriptions 1 - 2 - 3 - 4
Holy Rosary Cemetery Inscriptions
Riggs Cemetery Inscriptions
Pine City Cemetery Inscriptions
Thornton Cemetery Inscriptions
Old Thornton Cemetery Inscriptions