The City Clerk’s Office is responsible for original records of all deaths that have occurred in Gardner, including Heywood Hospital. All death certificates are public records. A certified copy of a death certificate may be obtained in person or by mail.
The fee is $10 per copy.
How to Obtain a Death Certificate
In person: Walk-in requests are accepted and you may wait while the certificates are prepared. Cash and checks are accepted forms of payment.
By mail: Please fill out the attached Death Certificate Request Form (PDF) and return with a check or money order payable to the "City of Gardner.
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