Death Records Request

Death records are filed with the Local Registrar by Illinois Licensed Funeral Directors

Death records are filed with the Local Registrar by Illinois licensed Funeral Directors generally within 7 to 10 days after the death.  It is highly recommended that the death record be reviewed for accuracy at the earliest opportunity.  After one year even “minor” corrections become more complicated.

What are Certified Copies of Death Certificates Needed For?

The list is merely a suggestion of some possibilities.

Since everyone has differing estate issues, the list is merely a suggestion of some possibilities.  It may be beneficial to check before ordering your death certificates.

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