Oakland County, Michigan/Veterans/Benefits/Services/Benefits for Survivors/Dependents

Benefits for Survivors/Dependents

Oakland County Veterans' Services has experienced Benefits Counselors who can provide assistance to survivors/dependents in filing claims or appealing adverse decisions regarding the following benefits:

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Benefits

  • Burial/Plot Allowance
  • Dependency and Indemnity
  • Compensation
  • Grave Headstone/Markers
  • U.S. Flag for Burial Purposes
  • Presidential Memorial Certificates
  • Death Pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Burial in a National Cemetery
  • Education for Spouse and/or Children

State and County Benefits

  • County Burial Allowance
  • County Marker Setting Allowance
  • Flag Case
  • Soldiers Relief
  • Education for Children
  • Michigan Veterans' Homes


  • Military Records and Medals
  • CHAMPVA/Tricare Health Coverage
Veterans National CemetaryPlease call one of our offices if you have questions regarding any of these benefits or to obtain a list of documents that we will need to assist you in the completion of any claims.