Be sure to contact the social security office as soon as you can after a death.
Family members may be eligible to receive Social Security benefits. The important first step to ensure that you and your family get the benefits to which they are entitled is to contact the Social Security office and advise them of the death. Call 1-800-772-1213 or visit the Social Security website at www.socialsecurity.gov. If you have questions, please call one of our funeral directors at 978-575-0575.