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Divorced Spouse Should Report Rail Worker's Death
(Posted February 9, 2013)
Question 968: My ex-husband passed away in November of last year. We had been divorced for a number of years. He remarried three years ago. He had begun to receive monthly pension payments. I'm not sure if his widow has informed the RRB of his death.
Answer: You should report your former husband's death to the Railroad Retirement Board as soon as possible to prevent a possible overpayment.
Their toll-free number is: (877) 772-5772.
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