Affairs of the deceased There are many legal, tax and administrative matters concerning the deceased’s affairs and estate, many of which need to be attended to quickly. You may need to write to inform organisations of the death. Here is a sample letter:
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN I wish to notify you of the death of:
Date of Birth:
Street Name and No:
Date of Death:
I understand that he/she had dealings with your organization.
The reference number/membership number/client number for your organization was:____________.
Jim Smith (Next of kin)