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Stephanie O Joy, Esq, Soc. Sec. Attorney
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Can a women get social security benefits from deceased

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Can a women get social security benefits from deceased husband even through it has been 40 years and she has remarried?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Social Security
Expert:  Stephanie O Joy, Esq replied 9 months ago.

She can IF she remarried AFTER age 60, OR if she becomes single again.

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Expert:  Stephanie O Joy, Esq replied 9 months ago.

AND, the marriage to the ex must have lasted at least 10 years. Let's not forget the duration requirement.

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