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Does my health benefits cease when my husband dies. he was…

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Does my health benefits...

Does my health benefits cease when my husband dies. he was po worker for 35yrs?

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you documented this or discussed it with HR?

No

Lawyer's Assistant: Is the employment agreement "at will," union, full time or part time?

Full time

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

My husband is 90 and im 78

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Employment Law
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Employment Lawyer: Law Educator, Esq., Attorney replied 10 months ago

As surviving spouse, if he did take that option on his pension, even though he dies since you are his surviving spouse your benefits would continue under the survivor's benefits provision.

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