Can i get my sister's death certificate in pa, and i don't know exact the date she dead,but i know the year as 2003

Asked over 1 year ago - Conshohocken, PA

we try to straight out our parent well oversea by oversea court,do you have any form and where i can submit to get the copy of death certificate thanks !
my email address as

thanks !

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  1. Marshall D. Chriswell

    Contributor Level 11


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    Answered . See the PA Department of Health website:

    You will find instructions and a form.

    Good Luck,

    Marshall Chriswell

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  2. Joseph M. Masiuk


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    Answered . As Mr. Chriswell has pointed out, the Pennsylvania Department of Health website contains all the background information you seek.

    In addition to the website which he suggested, my own web search has disclosed the form. Here it is:

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  3. Elysia Jyothi Mancini Duerr

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    Answered . The more information you have the better, but all of it is not needed to get the death certificate. However, one piece of advice I would give you is to send it some kind of overnight or priority type of mail. It it is sent regular mail it is not given the same attention and can take six times as long to get back.

  4. Joseph Michael Pankowski Jr

    Contributor Level 18


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    Answered . Attorney Chriswell is correct. Thankfully, much of this information can now be secured through an application via the internet. Good luck to you.

    This information is presented as a public service. It should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor... more

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