The Rock Island County Illinois Genealogical Society (RICIGS) has compiled indexes of obituaries found in the Rock Island Argus and/or Quad City Times newspapers. The circulation area for both newspapers includes Eastern Iowa, Metro Quad Cities and Western Illinois.
Information on the Obituary Indexes
To obtain copies of indexed obituaries, the cost is $3 per deceased. Please send us the name of the deceased, date(s) of paper, and paper code (paper codes that contain a "P" are death notices that list the name, age, residence and place of death in addition to the name of funeral home), along with a self-addressed, stamped envelope and your payment to:
Rock Island Co. IL Genealogical Society
PO Box 3912
Rock Island, IL 61204-3912
Be sure to include an email address or phone number where we might be able to reach you should we have any questions.