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When did she pass away? Has she been buried yet?
Is there a suspicion that the husband may have committed a crime related to the death?
Candidly, it may be difficult to accomplish anything here, at least, absent any compelling evidence against the husband.
If she had not yet been buried, the family could request an autopsy. With an autopsy, it could be determine if anything unusual was in her system. As the burial has already occurred, the family would need to have the body exhumed. For what is probably an obvious reason, bodies are rarely exhumed.
To pursue anything here, there would need to be something suggesting culpability on the part of the husband. For example, evidence of drugging the wife, evidence of physical abuse or a neighbor overhearing them arguing before her death. Absent something such as that, I don't see much likelihood of success here.
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I'm sorry to hear of her difficulties, it sounds like she had a very rough life with her husband.
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