Because of website changes over the years, our obituaries appear in different places on the Internet, beginning May 1, 1999. Obituaries prior to May 1, 1999 are not online.
Looking for an older, archived guestbook?
If you purchased your loved one's guestbook that was published between October 14, 2005 and April 20, 2010, it is still available online at Legacy.com. Use the "Search Obituaries" box that appears on the right side of Legacy.com's homepage. If you have trouble finding your purchased guestbook, please e-mail email@example.com.
Obituaries published July 22, 2009 - Present
Use the "Search Site" box that appears above. Search using the deceased's name.
Obituaries published October 14, 2005 - July 21, 2009
Go to Legacy.com and use the "Search Obituaries" box that appears on the right side of the screen.
Obituaries published May 1, 1999 - October 13, 2005
Use the search or browse options at http://archives.record-eagle.com.
Obituaries prior to May 1, 1999
We do not have obituaries online older than May 1, 1999. To locate a Record-Eagle obituary prior this date, contact the periodicals section of Traverse Area District Library (231-932-8500) or NMC Osterlin Library (231-995-1060), both of which have microfilm records of our paper.