DCM Services and probate

After my dad died, I had the unenviable task of managing his estate while working full-time and living in another state.  One task was to contact credit card companies to cancel his accounts. He had MANY credit cards open because the person who lived with him up until 2006 (2 years before his death) was … More DCM Services and probate

VA Eligibility Letter Postmortem

VA letter addressed to my dad on November 1, 2008: “According to records of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), you were stationed in the Republic of Vietnam during your military service.” The letter goes on to tell my father all about disability compensation he may be eligible for. Great! Just one problem:

Veterans Memorial Park

Last week was the anniversary of my dad’s death. 3 years have passed since I last saw him. I can still hear his voice and how he always answered the phone, “Hi, Hon” whenever I called; his number is still saved on my cell phone.