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My former spouse died August, 2014 and am I eligible to receive his social security allegated amount? I am 75 years old and we were married 27 years and neither re-married.
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Yes you are entitled to receive 100% of his benefits because you never remarried and are well past retirement age. You have to apply for these at your nearest SS office.

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