How Do I Report a Death?

There are two methods to report the death of a person insured by a State Farm® life policy or annuity:

Contact an Agent

Although you may report a death claim to any agent, the agent of record will contact the beneficiary designated in the policy.

Report Online

You can submit an online form to begin the life claims process.

Start a Claim

Check the status of a claim

Go to the Claims Center

Why State Farm?

State Farm has always based its business on one principle: integrity. We'll make sure you get your life back on track in case the unexpected happens.

Learn more about State Farm claims


Issued by:
State Farm Life Insurance Company (Not Licensed in MA, NY, or WI)
State Farm Life and Accident Assurance Company (Licensed in NY and WI)
Bloomington, IL