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    Report deceased person Facebook account. How to report a dead / deceased person's Facebook account. It's not that I like to talk about this much, but surely there are those who don't know how report the loss of a loved one to Facebook.


    When I die, what happens to my Facebook account? Should we nominate a contact who is our heir before he dies, Facebook will hand over the account to the nominated contact. If someone on your Facebook friends list has gone missing and their account is still active, here's what you can do.



    We can appoint an heir before we die, but how do you do it? The heir will be able to download the photos if he has been authorized, but he will not be able to access the account, view private messages, information etc. Furthermore, he cannot remove or delete photos, posts or friends.

    But how do you name an heir on Facebook before you die? How do I report a deceased person? How to report a dead person on Facebook? What to do with your Facebook account when you are dead? How to remember a deceased person on Facebook?


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    How to name an heir on Facebook

    1. Log into your Facebook account
    2. Go to Settings
    3. Click on Security
    4. Choose Contact Heir
    5. Click Edit
    6. Type in the name of your friend or whoever you wish to name as your rede contact
    7. Click Add.

    You have done! On this facebook page he explains what an heir contact is.



    How to create a commemorative Facebook account

    A memorial account allows people signed up on Facebook to remember and commemorate who has passed away.


    To report a profile to make it commemorative, just go to this Facebook support page and answer a few simple questions.

    How to remove a deceased person's Facebook account

    Slightly more complicated is to request the removal of a deceased person's account. You must first provide proof that you are a close relative or heir of the account holder.


    We are sorry for your loss, but to make it easier and more painless I recommend that you take a scan or photo of your loved one's death certificate and submit it on this page on Facebok.


    In this article, we talked about how to name an heir on Facebook before you die? How do I report a deceased person? How to report a dead person on Facebook? What to do with your Facebook account when you are dead? How to remember a deceased person on Facebook?


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