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You need to contact social security administration to apply for widow/survivor benefits. You can apply not, at 60 but if you do, your widows benefits will be reduced by about 25%. Also, if you continue working, your benefits will also reduced by your earnings; $1 for every $2 you make over $15,720.
The processing takes about 3 month, so if you want to apply you will have to do it as soon as possible.
Yes, you can apply at 60, but to get full amount, you would have to wait until your full retirement age to apply. At 60 you can apply for early or reduced benefits.
More about widows benefits:
Until you reach your full retirement age, your social security benefits will be reduced if you keep working. At 66 you can have unlimited earnings and keep your full benefits.
And here's how your earnings affect your social security benefits: https://www.ssa.gov/planners/retire/whileworking.html