Kent County Death Certificates

Search for Kent County MI 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 Kent County Michigan are responsible for determining the cause, time, and manner of death for a deceased person. As part of this job, they maintain Kent 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 Kent County death certificates. These records may be available through the Kent County Coroner and Medical Examiner's website.

Kent County Medical Examiner & Coroner Grand Rapids MI 700 Fuller Avenue Northeast 49503 616-632-7247


Clerk Offices in Kent County Michigan maintain and preserve public records for a local government, including vital documents such as death certificates. Kent 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. Kent 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 Kent County vital records that date back to the 1600s. Clerk Offices typically provide online access to death certificates.

Byron Township Clerk Byron Center MI 8085 Byron Center Avenue Southwest 49315 616-878-9104

Grandville City Clerk Grandville MI 3195 Wilson Avenue Southwest 49418 616-530-4977

Kent County Clerk Grand Rapids MI 300 Monroe Avenue Northwest 49503 616-632-7640

Walker City Clerk Walker MI 4243 Remembrance Road Northwest 49534 616-791-6862

Wyoming Clerk Wyoming MI 1155 28th Street Southwest 49509 616-530-7296


Hospitals in Kent County Michigan 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. Kent County Hospitals report death information to Michigan State and local government authorities, which issue certified Kent County death certificates that act as legal proof of death. Hospital death certificates may be available online through the Hospital website.

Forest View Hospital Grand Rapids MI 1055 Medical Park Drive Southeast 49546 616-942-9610

Helen DeVos Children's Hospital Grand Rapids MI 100 Michigan Street Northeast 49503 616-391-9000

Holly C. Vanderplaats, LMSW Grand Rapids MI 300 68th Street Southeast 49548 616-455-5000

Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital Grand Rapids MI 235 Wealthy Street Southeast 49503 616-840-8000

Mercy Health Saint Mary's Campus Grand Rapids MI 200 Jefferson Avenue Southeast 49503 616-685-5000

Metropolitan Hospital Grand Rapids MI 1919 Boston Street Southeast 49506 616-252-7200

Spectrum Health Continuing Grand Rapids MI 750 Fuller Avenue Northeast 49503 616-486-3000

Spectrum Health System Grand Rapids MI 100 Michigan Street Northeast 49503 616-391-1875


Health Departments in Kent County Michigan 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 Kent 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 Kent County Health Department website.

Kent County Health Department Grand Rapids MI 121 Franklin Street Southeast 49507 616-336-3914

Kent County Health Department Wyoming MI 852 47th Street Southwest 49509 616-531-8120