Checklist for Certified Copies of Death Certificate
This checklist is to help you determine the number of Certified Copies of the Death Certificate you may need.
Additional copies may be ordered later simply by calling or writing us, or you may order them directly from the health department of the county in which the death occurred.
VA – VETERANS ADMINISTRATION
(one free certified copy provided)
PROPERTY – REAL ESTATE, ETC.
INVESTMENTS – STOCKS & BONDS
DMV – DEPT. OF MOTOR VEHICLES
(if signature of deceased is required)
WILL / LIVING TRUST
TAX RETURNS – STATE & FEDERAL
FAMILY (personal copies to keep)
Pre-paid Funeral Plans
CA Master Trust