Lorain County Death Certificates

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

Lorain County Medical Examiner & Coroner Oberlin OH 5 South Main Street 44074 440-774-7300


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

Allen Memorial Hospital Oberlin OH 200 West Lorain Street 44074 440-986-4000

Mercy Allen Hospital Oberlin OH 200 West Lorain Street 44074 440-775-1211

Mercy Regional Medical Center Lorain OH 3700 Kolbe Road 44053 440-960-4000

Specialty Hospital of Lorain Amherst OH 254 Cleveland Avenue 44001 440-988-6141

University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center Elyria OH 630 East River Street 44035 440-329-7500


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

Amherst Clerk Amherst OH 206 South Main Street 44001 440-988-2420

Avon Clerk Avon OH 36080 Chester Road 44011 440-937-7821

Avon Lake Clerk Avon Lake OH 150 Avon Belden Road 44012 440-930-4121

Camden Township Clerk Kipton OH 42 Court St 44049 440-775-2015

Carlisle Township Clerk LaGrange OH 11969 Lagrange-Richfield Road 44050 440-458-4491

Elyria Clerk Elyria OH 601 Broad Street 44035 440-326-1800

Lorain County Clerk Elyria OH 226 Middle Avenue 44035 440-329-5127

Lorain County Clerk Elyria OH PO Box 749 44036 440-329-5624

Oberlin City Clerk Oberlin OH 85 S Main St 44074 440-775-7203

Sheffield Clerk Lorain OH 5166 Clinton Avenue 44055 440-277-4215

Sheffield Lake Clerk Sheffield Lake OH 609 Harris Road 44054 440-949-8590

Wellington Village Clerk Wellington OH 115 Willard Memorial Sq 44090 440-647-4626


Health Departments in Lorain County Ohio 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 Lorain 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 Lorain County Health Department website.

Elyria Health Department Elyria OH 202 Chestnut Street 44035 440-323-7595

Lorain City Health Department Lorain OH 1144 West Erie Avenue 44052 440-204-2300

Lorain County Health Department Elyria OH 9880 Murray Ridge Road 44035 440-244-3418