Deceased Account Servicing
(Death Notifications)
 

It is the intention of Transit Employees Federal Credit Union (TEFCU) to provide specific guidelines for members to follow when providing TEFCU with a death notification. The purpose of this guideline is to ensure taking appropriate action as it relates to providing death notifications to TEFCU.

Required Documents

  1. A copy of the Deceased Person’s Death Certificate. (Mandatory)
  2. A copy of the legal document that proves your authority as the deceased’s Administrator, Executor or Surviving Spouse, if applicable.

Death notifications can be given via:

Phone:
(202) 832-5100, option 1 

Gather and provide the following information:

  1. Deceased’s member’s name 
  2. Account number (if known)
  3. Name, address, and contact information of your contact information
  4. Relationship with the deceased member 
  5. Date of death
  6. Date the notice was given

Mail:
TEFCU
Attn: Branch Manager
2000 Bladensburg Road, NE
Washington, DC 20018

 


Print and fill out the Death Notification Form (click here to download the Death Notification Form) and mail it to our main branch (address listed on the left).

Fax:
(202) 403-3725

Print and fill out the Death Notification Form (click here to download the Death Notification Form) and fax it us.

In Person

Come to any of our branches, fill out a Death Notification Form (click here to download the Death Notification Form), and provide us with the documents mentioned above.
 
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