Walter Fritz, MD - Health Officer
Frank Lynch - Office Administrator
The Division of Vital Records is a part of the Starke County Health Department. Dr. Walter Fritz, MD. is the Health Officer and Official Registrar. Our main function is to issue certified copies of birth and death certificates to individuals having a direct interest in the matter recorded and with proper identification, as well as adhering to guidelines established by the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH).
Birth and Death Certificates
All birth and deaths that occur in Starke County are registered through this office. Certified copies of birth and death certificate may be obtained for fees ranging from $6.00 to $10.00 per copy.
Call for an appointment. Fee upon request.
Genealogy search may need an appointment. Fee upon request. Records begin in 1894.