Step 2-2: Location of important papers

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There are important papers and documents you need. Please write the following with it's location and relevant phone number, if it applies to you. You may also download the Word document (see the 'Download this worksheet page' link).

  • Your will
  • Spouse's will
  • Power of attorney
  • Power of attorney for spouse
  • Living will
  • Living will for spouse
  • Health care power of attorney
  • Health care power of attorney for spouse
  • Birth certificates
  • Baptism certificates
  • Marriage license
  • Divorce certificate
  • Death certificates
  • Social Security cards
  • Armed forces records
  • Funeral directions
  • Memorial society membership
  • Most recent tax return

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