Cook County Death Certificates

Search for Cook County IL death certificates. A death certificate search can provide information on time of death, place of death, legal proof of death, proof of death, wills, estates, filing for life insurance, death records, age at death, cause of death, certified death certificates, and genealogical research.


Coroners and Medical Examiners in Cook County Illinois are responsible for determining the cause, time, and manner of death for a deceased person. As part of this job, they maintain Cook County death records, including death certificates. These records list information about how the deceased person passed away, the time and place of death, and any personal information about the deceased, such as the person's name, date of birth, and age at death. Coroners and Medical Examiners report this information to state and local government authorities, who may also issue Cook County death certificates. These records may be available through the Cook County Coroner and Medical Examiner's website.

Cook County Medical Examiner & Coroner Chicago IL 2121 West Harrison Street 60612 312-666-0500


Hospitals in Cook County Illinois provide a range of medical services to patients of all ages, and they also create death records for individuals who pass away or are declared dead at a Hospital. These death certificates list the deceased individual's name, the time and place of death, and age at death, and they may also include the cause of death. Cook County Hospitals report death information to Illinois State and local government authorities, which issue certified Cook County death certificates that act as legal proof of death. Hospital death certificates may be available online through the Hospital website.

Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital La Grange IL 5101 Willow Springs Road 60525 708-245-9000

Advocate Bethany Hospital Chicago IL 3435 West Van Buren Street 60624 773-265-7700

Advocate Christ Medical Center Oak Lawn IL 4440 West 95th Street 60453 708-684-8000

Advocate Health Care Chicago IL 4600 North Ravenswood Avenue 60640 773-561-7500

Advocate Hope Children's Hospital: Ziai Fuad MD Oak Lawn IL 4440 West 95th Street 60453 708-684-8000

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center Chicago IL 836 West Wellington Avenue 60657 773-975-1600

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital Park Ridge IL 1775 West Dempster Street 60068 847-723-2210

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital Park Ridge IL 1675 West Dempster Street 60068 847-723-2210

Advocate South Suburban Hospital Hazel Crest IL 17800 Kedzie Avenue 60429 708-799-8000

Advocate Trinity Hospital Chicago IL 2320 East 93rd Street 60617 773-967-2000

Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital Hoffman Estates IL 1650 Moon Lake Boulevard 60169 847-882-1600

Alexian Brothers Medical Center Elk Grove IL 800 Biesterfield Road 60007 847-437-5500

Aurora Behavioral HealthCare Chicago IL 4840 North Marine Drive 60640 800-888-0560

Bethany Hospital Chicago IL 3435 West Van Buren Street 60624 773-265-7700

Catholic Health Partners Chicago IL 40 East Delaware Place 60611 312-951-6023

Chicago Comprehensive Aphasia Center Chicago IL 345 East Superior Street 60611 800-354-7342

Chicago Institute for Neurosurgery and Neuroresearch (CINN) Chicago IL 4501 North Winchester Avenue 60640 773-250-0500

Chicago Lakeshore Hospital Chicago IL 4840 North Marine Drive 60640 773-878-9700

Children's Memorial Hospital Chicago IL 2300 North Childrens Plaza 60614 773-880-4000

Columbus Hospital Chicago IL 2520 North Lakeview Avenue 60614 773-388-7300

Community First Medical Center Chicago IL 5645 West Addison Street 60634 773-282-7000

Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital Hines IL 5000 South 5th Avenue 60141 708-202-8387

Evanston Hospital Evanston IL 2650 Ridge Avenue 60201 847-570-2000

Evanston Northwestern Healthcare Medical Group Evanston IL 1000 Central Street 60201 847-570-2000

Fantus Health Center-Cook County Chicago IL 2020 West Harrison Street 60612 312-864-6104

Franciscan St. James Health - Olympia Fields Olympia Fields IL 20201 Crawford Avenue 60461 708-747-4000


Clerk Offices in Cook County Illinois maintain and preserve public records for a local government, including vital documents such as death certificates. Cook County death certificates provide information on the deceased individual's name, the place and time of death, and age at death. They may also include the cause of death. Cook County Clerks often issue certified death certificates, which may be required to settle financial and legal matters such as wills, estates, or filing for life insurance. Death certificates can also be used for genealogical research, and some Clerk Offices maintain Cook County vital records that date back to the 1600s. Clerk Offices typically provide online access to death certificates.

Arlington Heights Clerk Arlington Heights IL 33 South Arlington Heights Road 60005 847-368-5540

Barrington Hills Village Clerk Barrington IL 112 Algonquin Road 60010 224-484-8418

Calumet City Clerk Calumet IL 204 Pulaski Road 60409 708-891-8110

Chicago City Clerk Chicago IL 5674 South Archer Avenue 60638 312-745-1100

Cook Coounty Clerk Maywood IL 1500 Maybrook Drive 60153 708-865-6040

Cook County Clerk Chicago IL 69 West Washington Street 60602 312-603-0996

Cook County Clerk Rolling Meadows IL 2121 Euclid Avenue 60008 847-818-2850

Des Plaines City Clerk Des Plaines IL 1420 Miner Street 60016 847-391-5310

Elk Grove Village Clerk Elk Grove IL 901 Wellington Avenue 60007 847-357-4040

Evanston City Clerk Evanston IL 2100 Ridge Avenue 60201 847-866-2925

Franklin Park Village Clerk Franklin Park IL 9500 Belmont Avenue 60131 847-671-8242


Health Departments in Cook County Illinois monitor public health and keep vital records, and they operate at the state, county, or local level. As part of this job, Health Departments maintain Cook County death certificates, which include information about the deceased individual such as name, date of birth, time and place of death, and age at death. Death certificates may also include the cause of death. These records can be used to settle legal and financial matters, including wills, estates, and life insurance filings. Death certificates may be available through the Cook County Health Department website.

Bellwood Health Department Bellwood IL 4212 Saint Charles Road 60104 708-544-5300

Berwyn Health Department Berwyn IL 6600 26th Street 60402 708-788-6600

Berwyn Township Health Department Berwyn IL 6600 26th Street 60402 708-788-6600

Chicago Health Department Chicago IL 333 South State Street 60604 312-747-9884

Cook County Health Department Des Plaines IL 9325 West Church Street 60016 847-297-1090

Cook County Health Department Rolling Meadows IL 2121 Euclid Avenue 60008 847-818-2860

Cook County Health Department Forest Park IL 7556 Jackson Boulevard 60130 708-836-8600

Cook County Health Department Markham IL 16501 Kedzie Avenue 60428 708-210-4500

Cook County Health Department Oak Park IL 1010 Lake Street 60301 708-492-2000

Cook County Health Department Harvey IL 15948 Halsted Street 60426 708-836-8600

Elk Grove Village Health Department Elk Grove IL 901 Wellington Avenue 60007 847-357-4240

Evanston Health Department Evanston IL 2100 Ridge Avenue 60201 847-866-2950