The surviving spouse cannot collect any deceased veteran’s benefits.
The surviving spouse cannot collect any deceased veteran's benefits (unless uncollected accrued benefits). However, a surviving spouse, of a 70% rated veteran, can apply for his/her own DIC benefits, if the veteran died service connected.
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