This Obituary Index includes information about obituaries from the Mankato Free Press and its predecessor newspapers* from: 1869-1879; 1888-1954; 1970-1986.
This index is not complete. There are some gaps in the indexing and some time periods (1940-1970) were not fully indexed. If you do not find a name of a Mankato area resident that you expect to find it is still possible an obituary was published in the newspaper.
*Predecessor Newspapers include:
|Publication Titles||Years Newspapers Published|
|Mankato Free Press||1931-1973|
|Mankato Daily Free Press||1887-1931|
|Mankato Weekly Review||1869-1878|