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MY WIFE PASSED AWAY MAY 9 2013 INTITLED TO SOME OF HER

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MY WIFE PASSED AWAY MAY 9 2013 I'M I INTITLED TO SOME OF HER SOCIAL SECURITY

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My condolences for your loss.

As a widower over 60 you are entitled to collect the higher of your own benefits or your late spouse's. You would not be entitled to collect both, only the higher of the payments, as between your record and your late husband's.

You just need to contact the nearest SSA office and they will set it up for you.

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