Certified copies of the death certificate
When we file the death certificate.
This is the time we order certified copies of the death certificate for the family.
These are some examples of what certified copies of the death certificate are used for
- Last will and testament
- Bank accounts
- Mortgage insurance
Employee benefits (pensions, retirement, union)
Life insurance claims (one copy per insurance company)
No fault insurance (if automobile accident)
Veterans Administration benefits (registrar may not charge a fee for this purpose)
These examples help determine the number of certified copies a family should order.