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Death Benefits for Active and Disabled Members

Eligible dependents and beneficiaries of active and disabled members may receive the following death benefits:

    • salary continuation benefit
    • lump-sum death benefit
    • living needs benefit
    • children’s education benefit
    • survivor’s pension
    • supplemental death benefits

For more information about a survivor’s pension, visit the Pension Plan section of For more information about supplemental death benefits, visit the Optional Programs section of