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There is a $250 lump sum benefit available but it is for the surviving spouse or a surviving child, so if he had a spouse (even if they were living apart, but not divorced) or a child, then you may have them apply for this lump sum.
Unfortunately, you may NOT take it from the monies that were deposited on the card.
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