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MY EX HUSBAND JUST DIED HOW DO I APPLY FOR SURVIVORS

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HI MY EX HUSBAND...

HI MY EX HUSBAND JUST DIED HOW DO I APPLY FOR SURVIVORS BENEFITS

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HOW DO I APPLY FOR SURVIVORS BENEFITS

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Welcome to Just Answer. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you.

You can apply for benefits under your deceased ex-husband's work record by calling Social Security at 1-***-***-**** between the hours of 7:00 am and 7:00 pm, Monday through Friday. An appointment will be scheduled for you at your local Social Security office.

The following links contain additional information as well as the documents you will need to provide:

https://www.ssa.gov/forms/ssa-10.html

https://www.ssa.gov/planners/survivors/howtoapply.html

Please let me know if I can assist you further.

Thank you and best regards,

Barb

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