Are you looking for Saint Marys obituaries and death records? While this is very useful in researching a family name, you are actually limited in what you can find when you search only for basic information. Saint Marys obituaries, unlike death records, contain detailed information about the person's life - not just the name and date of death. In fact, Saint Marys, PA newspaper articles originally published Pennsylvania obituaries. A fairly recent phenomenon is the archiving of these Saint Marys obituaries, first through microfilm, and then through online databases.
Saint Marys obituaries include personal information on the character of the deceased and the accomplishments to his/her name. For example, Saint Marys, Pennsylvania obituaries might reveal to you that the subject was born in 1957, and that she had four siblings. Saint Marys, Pennsylvania obituaries further detail where the woman in question grew up, attended schools and worked.