Welcome to the Colorado
USGenWeb Obituary Project!
If you don't find your obituary on our pages ~ Please use our
Database ~ Updated Daily!!
Newspaper Obituaries Online:
Alamosa Valley Courier, Alamosa County
Aurora Sentinal, Arapahoe & Adams Counties
The Daily Camera, Boulder & Broomfield Counties
Daily Times-Call, Longmont, Boulder County
Rocky Mountain News, Denver metropolitan area
News Press, Douglas County
Steamboat Pilot, Grand County
Durango Hearld, La Plata County
Ft. Collins Coloradoan News, Larimer County
Sterling Journal Advocate, Logan County
Grand Junction Sentinel, Mesa County
The Craig Daily Press, Moffat County
Cortez Journal Obituaries Online, Montezuma County
Montrose Daily Press, Montrose County
Ft. Morgan Times, Morgan County
La Junta Tribune-Democrat, Otero County
The Pueblo Chieftain, Pueblo County
Obituaries in the COGenWeb Archives
Denver Public Library Obituary Index
- This is an index of obituaries and funeral notices appearing in the Denver Post and Rocky Mountain News for selected years. The index, therefore, contains some names of people who died in surrounding counties.
About the Obituary Project
The USGenWeb Archives Obituary Project was developed in
April 2000. Newspapers have given permission to archive
published obituaries to help researchers.|
Here is how you can help with
the Obituary Project:
- Contact local newspapers to ask permission for the USGenWeb Archives Project to archive their obituaries (sample letter). Contact
with the name of the newspaper and name and title of person granting permission from the
- Check with state archives and genealogical societies to locate microfilm or other sources of pre-1929 (public domain)
newspapers to transcribe obituaries from.
- Volunteer to transcribe obituaries from newspapers already granting permission (must have access to their publication or
- Create an index of obits from your local newspaper.
Thinking about Adopting a State? Please see the
for more information.
Obituary Archives Project Coordinator -
Special Projects Representative -