Index of obituaries that appeared in Michigan City newspapers. Covers 1887-present. Includes name of deceased, obituary date, newspaper name and page/column number. The text of the obituary is available on microfilm at the library.
Three ViewScan 4 microfilm readers are available for free public use in the Reference Department. Please ask at the Reference Desk if you have any questions. Prints are $0.15 a page. PDFs and images may be saved on a flash drive or emailed for no charge.
Get Obituaries by Mail/E-Mail
Copies of obituaries and other records can be sent to you through the mail or email. There is a $5.00 fee that covers up to two (2) obituaries. Please call 219-873-3044 or mail your request to:
Michigan City Public Library
100 E. 4th Street
Michigan City, IN 46360
If requesting obituaries by mail, please include:
–The details of your request
–A self-addressed stamped envelope for every two obituary requests
–Check or money order payable to Michigan City Public Library
Looking for particular types of records? Check out our genealogy subject resource guides, with information about the library’s holdings and where to locate information.