Applying for the Canadian Pension
Applying for the Canadian Pension Survivor's Death Benefit
The survivor's pension can be applied for by a person who is legally married or in a common law relationship with a person who has died. May also apply to children of the deceased who are under the age of 18 or between the ages of 18 and 25 attending school, college or university full-time.
Please visit the Government of Canada page for information regarding the Canada Pension Survivor's Death Benefit.
Ontario Health Card
To cancel a family member’s health card following their death, you can visit a ServiceOntario Centre:
St. Marys: 194 Queen Street West St. Marys ON N4X 1A4
Stratford: 5 Huron St. Stratford. (behind the courthouse) ,
Stratford, ON N5A 6S4
Bring the following with you:
- the health card
- proof of death certificate (issued from the funeral home
- Print the Change of information form, complete sections A & F