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My father passed away on Wednesday, does his will have to be

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My father passed away on Wednesday, does his will have to be read and beneficiaries informed before his funeral can take place?
Assistant: Where are you located? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: Preston, Lancashire
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Customer: What do u mean?
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Customer: Not as yet

No it does not. There is no requirement in law to read the will or inform beneficiaries prior to the funeral. I hope that this helps and please rate positive.

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