How does a beneficiary file a death claim for Veterans’ Group Life (VGLI) Insurance?

You will need to complete the form SGLV 8283, Claim for Death Benefits http://www.benefits.va.gov/INSURANCE/forms/SGLV_8600_ed2014-06.pdf and fax it to 1-877-832-4943. You can also mail it to the following address with a copy of the death certificate:

Office of Service Members’ Group Life Insurance (OSGLI)
80 Livingston Avenue
Roseland, New Jersey 07068-1733