How to delete Deceased Person’s facebook Account


To permanently close an account for a deceased person you must submit a special request. This includes the following information:

  • The deceased person’s birth certificate
  • The deceased person’s death certificate
  • Proof of authority under local law that you are the lawful representative of the deceased person, or his/her estate

Again, refer to this special request form for all the necessary requirements. The following options are available on this page:

  • Please memorialize this account
  • Please remove this account
  • I have a special request
  • I have a question