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How do I found out if my dead father left any money for me

Tucson, AZ |

My Father was a veteran and buried in National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona
Phoenix. I am 57 years of age. Would there be any pension benefits that would go to me or other funds?

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Attorney answers 3


Sorry for your loss.
How long ago did your father pass away?
You can check the county probate records in the county
that he resided to see if a probate case was established.
If he had created a trust-the trustee should have contacted you.
Military pensions either end with his death or spouses death.

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I agree with Attorney Pippen. You might also want to check with the State's unclaimed property division.

James Frederick

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Did your father have a surviving spouse? If so, the pension benefits would go to the surviving spouse. Otherwise, I agree with the other attorneys.

Who buried your dad?

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