Next of Kin
The next of Kin is defined in the following hierarchy:
- Spouse – is a husband or wife who are legally married, separated but, not divorced.
- Children of the deceased over 18 years of age.
Remains of the deceased will only be released to a Certified Funeral Director. It is important for the Next of Kin to select a Funeral Director as soon as possible and notify this office of the selection.