A Certified Death Certificate is necessary before anything can be done. A death certificate can be obtained through a Funeral Director. It is a good idea to obtain multiple copies of a death certificate as most agencies require a certified certificate and not a photocopy.
Joseph A. Slinger-Hasgill Funeral Services, Inc.
155 Sunrise Hwy.
Amityville, NY 11701
Telephone: (631) 842-2788