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Death and Dying

Who removes the body when person dies at home?

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January 28, 2008 8:54AM

Generally, it is a social and cultural issue and not a legal one, where there is a simple death. It depends on how the person died. If the ME determines it to be a natural death then anyone can move the body but most usually in these cases it is the funeral director that does it.