Obituaries

The Cleveland Necrology File: The death notices were gathered by the staff of the Cleveland Public Library.

This database includes paid death notices published in the following newspapers:

  • The Cleveland Plain Dealer – 1850-1975

  • The Cleveland Herald – 1833, 1847-1848, 1876, 1878-1879

  • The Cleveland Press – 1941-1975

For necrology information after 1975, please use the Cleveland News Index. For full text of current year obituaries, see the  Death Notices from The Plain Dealer.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer Obituaries & Guest Books: Local & United States ( We suggest checking on both sites because sometimes an obituary or death notice will show on one site and not the other).

 

 

Legacy.com: United States ( We suggest checking on both sites because sometimes an obituary or death notice will show on one site and not the other).