To receive monthly benefits, the deceased worker must have credit for work covered by Social Security ranging from 1 1/2 to 10 years depending on his or her age at death. Those eligible for monthly benefits include:
A one-time payment of $255 is paid in addition to the monthly cash benefits described above. The lump-sum death payment (LSDP) is paid in the following priority order:
Your funeral director will start the application process for you so you may begin receiving benefits. Social Security benefits are very individualized. You may contact any Social Security office, by telephone at 1-800-772-1213, or online at www.ssa.gov if you have questions about receiving benefits.
104 E. Prospect Street
P.O. Box 126
Shell Rock. Iowa 50670
Phone: (319) 885-4321
Kaiser Corson has a highly dedicated, professional staff to provide unconditional service before, during, and after the immediate need. Kaiser-Corson offers at-need services including complete funeral services, cremation services, immediate burial services, body donation, transfer and receiving services, and a full line of funeral related merchandise. Serving the communities of Waverly, Shell Rock, Denver, Readlyn, and surrounding areas.