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Step by step : your guide to making practical decisions when a loved one dies

Author: Ellen Shaw
Publisher: Appleton, WI : Quality Life Resources, ©2001.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Shaw
ISBN: 1931380007 9781931380003
OCLC Number: 49560398
Description: 84 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: First steps: making funeral arrangements --
Calling 911/emergency services, funeral home --
Calling those close to you --
Carrying out organ or body donation arrangements --
Determining need for an autopsy --
When death occurs far from home --
Making additional phone calls --
Looking for a letter of instruction about the funeral --
Arranging to meet with the funeral director --
Planning with the funeral director --
Planning the funeral or memorial service with the clergy --
Arranging a meeting with your insurance representative --
Thanking your friends and family --
The next steps: completing administrative tasks --
Clearing a space to work --
Not rushing into big decisions --
Finding the will, trust and estate records --
Gathering other key papers --
Ordering multiple copies of the death certificate --
Calling the attorney --
Calling the bank or broker --
Meeting with your insurance agent --
Filing for other benefits due to you --
Checking the contents of your safe-deposit box --
Canceling credit cards --
Being aware of unscrupulous people --
Joining a support group --
Concluding steps: settling the estate --
Determining if probate is necessary --
Hiring an attorney --
Organizing information for your attorney --
Reading the will --
Calling the probate court in your county system --
Taking steps in regard to probate --
Meeting with an accountant or tax adviser --
Evaluating and updating your will and retitling your assets --
Meeting again with your insurance representative --
Changing the car title --
Selling your house ... or not selling it --
Being good to yourself --
Additional resources --
Relatives and friends to notify --
Record of flowers or other offerings --
Key papers locator --
Sample letters --
When death is expected soon --
Glossary --
Planning ahead for yourself --
Resources.
Responsibility: written by Ellen Shaw.

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