Obituary Search Request O AK L AWN P UBLIC L IBRARY by tyty722


									                                                                                                          Obituary Search Request
                                                                                                          Please use one form for each name.
                                                                                                  First Name of Deceased:

                                                 Upon written request, the Periodicals Unit       Middle Name of Deceased:
                                                will retrieve and copy cited obituary requests,
                                                for a fee of $5.00 per citation, from the
                                                Daily Southtown, SouthtownStar, Oak Lawn          Last Name of Deceased:
                                                Independent, Oak Lawn Reporter and the
Patrons have the option to visit the Oak        Oak Lawn Star.                                    Maiden Name of Deceased:
Lawn Public Library to search for an
obituary. The Periodicals staff will in-        *Patrons should contact their local public li-
struct the patron in the use of the library’s   brary for information on obtaining obituaries     Nicknames of Deceased:
microfilm and online materials and equip-       from the Beverly Review, the Blue Island Fo-
ment if the patron wishes to search for an      rum and the Southwest News Herald.
                                                                                                  Date of Death (Exact or Approximate):
obituary in the library.
                                                                                                  Newspaper citation (if you have it):
For those patrons who request that the            REQUESTS WITHOUT A CITATION
library conduct an obituary search on                                                             Paper:
their behalf, the following information         Upon written request, the Periodicals Unit
                                                will search for an obituary in the Daily South-   Date:
                                                town, SouthtownStar, Oak Lawn Independ-           Page:
   REQUESTS WITH A CITATION                     ent, Oak Lawn Reporter and the Oak Lawn
Patrons are encouraged to search the Lo-        Star according to the following fee schedule:
                                                                                                  Your name and phone number:
cal Obituaries Index which is available on      Request for a search of a date of death without
       the library’s home page at               a newspaper citation: $10.00 per name [Staff                  will search one week before and one week             I request email delivery. My email
                                                after specified date.]                               address is: ________________________
Click on Library Resources>Local His-
tory>Local Obituaries Index. This index         Request for search of multiple specified dates:      I request postal delivery. I have enclosed
will provide a citation to obituaries from      $10.00 per name per date.                            a self-addressed stamped envelope.
1985 to the present appearing in selected
local newspapers. These are the Daily           All fees are non-refundable. We do not fax           I have enclosed a check or money order
                                                obituary information, but we do offer                for $______________ made payable to
Southtown, SouthtownStar, Beverly Re-                                                                the Oak Lawn Public Library.
view*, Blue Island Forum*, Oak Lawn             email delivery. Fees must accompany re-
Reporter, Oak Lawn Star and Southwest           quest form.                                          I understand that all fees are non-
                                                                                                     refundable, even in the event that the
News Herald (formerly Southwest Cou-                                                                 library cannot locate the requested
rier.)*                                                                                              obituary.
   Please mail your completed
  Obituary Search Request form,
     along with payment, to:

       Oak Lawn Public Library
           Periodicals Unit
       9427 S. Raymond Avenue
         Oak Lawn, IL 60453


       Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

       Friday & Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sunday (mid-Sept. thru mid-May) 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.


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