Death in Service


Death in Service or Death of an Annuitant


We are very sorry for your loss and realize how difficult it can be to take care of everything required. If your loved one was an employee at the time of their death, please reach out to the RSSO at VHARSSO@va.gov or call us at 866-330-7366, Monday through Friday (excluding federal holidays) from 7 a.m.– 5 p.m. CST. Additional details available on the OPM Retirement Information and Services site. If your loved one was in retirement at the time of their death, you will also find information on the OPM website.

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