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Amending Estate Plans When a Spouse Passes

The Importance of Amending Estate Plans When a Spouse Passes

by Don Drake, Connelly Law Offices, Ltd.

Attorney RJ Connelly III

"The death of a spouse is a life-changing experience emotionally, spiritually, and financially," said certified elder law Attorney RJ Connelly III. "There is no doubt that the world has changed for the surviving spouse. They are mourning, feeling the grief and the sorrow of the loss. There may be guilt for being a survivor when your loved one is gone. As time passes, there may even be anger that your spouse has left you behind.