The Clearwater Public Library System has archive access to the Clearwater Sun (January 1925-May 1989) and the St. Petersburg Times/Tampa Bay Times (1970-present) newspapers.
Use this form to request an obituary published in either newspaper. Please provide as much information as you have available.
You can expect a response by e-mail with the results of our research within 28 days. There is no charge for this service, but you are welcome to make a donation to the Friends of the Clearwater Public Library and/or the Clearwater Library Foundation, should you wish.
The Clearwater Main Library has archive access to the Clearwater Sun (January 1925-May 1989), the St. Petersburg Times/Tampa Bay Times (1970-present). It also has access to historical area city directories and some local yearbooks.
Please use this form to provide as many specific details as possible, including names, dates, and locations. The more details provided, the more likely the information will be located.
Under Florida law, certain information provided to municipalities are public records and may be subject to a public records request. If you do not want your information released in response to a public records request, please contact the library by phone, (727) 562-4970.