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First let me say how sorry I am for your loss as I can't even imagine how hard that would be to deal with for me.
Could you give me a little more background? Was your son an adult when he passed? When you reference beneficiary are you referring to giving money/property your son owned to his child and/or setting up an account for his child? What state did your son live in at the time of his passing? Was he married and/or how many children did he have if any and what were the children's ages? Did he die with a Will in place? Has there been any probate proceeding (court proceeding to determine where son's assets should go?)