Most Coroner records are public records and are available for inspection during the normal office hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, phone (937)225-4156. Appointments can be made to have an explanation of the records if necessary. Copies of the records are available at a cost of $0.25 per page plus $0.50 for postage and envelope.
Where can copies of death certificates be obtained?
Certified copies of death certificates can only be obtained from the Montgomery County Bureau of Vital Statistics in the Reibold Building at 117 S. Main St. Dayton, OH 45422. The telephone number is (937) 496-3117. Some funeral directors order additional copies of death certificates upon request of the family, for the family's convenience. For life insurance and other official purposes a certified copy is usually necessary.