Contact the County Coroner
UC Government Center
155 N. 15th Street
Lewisburg, PA 17837
Phone: (570) 215-5899
Fax: (866) 344-4598
The County Coroner is an elected official and is responsible for investigating all deaths of a suspicious or violent nature. The Coroner is also authorized to investigate all deaths due to contagious disease constituting a public health hazard. When inquests are warranted, the Coroner is empowered to perform autopsies, subpoena witnesses, administer oaths and issue certificates of death where death occurs without medical attention or attendance.
NOTE: For funeral homes seeking cremation authorization, please email or fax a completed death certificate and an authorization to cremate an invoice will be sent back to you.
The fee is 50.00 dollars made payable to: Union County Commissioners located at 155 N. 15th Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837