Decedent Affairs - New Mexico VA Health Care System
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Decedent Affairs

The Decedent Affairs Office provides guidance, assistance, and information regarding VA burial Benefits for eligible Veterans and their families.  The office works closely with the Social Work and Pathology Services, regarding after-life issues, and is tasked with locating existing family for our Veterans who have not listed next-of-kin or emergency contacts.

Contact Info


  • Raymond G. Murphy VA Medical Center
    Building 41
    Room 1D-201

Contact Number(s)

  • 505-265-1711 Ext. 2633

Hours of Operation

  • Monday-Friday
    8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.