How To Close A Dish Network Account When Someone Dies

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All the information you'll need to close or transfer a Dish Network account.

Service: Dish Network is a provider direct broadcast satellite service to residents and businesses.

How To Close/Transfer An Account: There isn’t even language on Dish’s web site that addresses canceling service. You’ll have to access the company’s Chat page or call them at 855-318-0572.

Like mobile phone carriers, the satellite providers often lock subscribers into lengthy contracts to offset the cost of the equipment, in which case there may be an early termination fee, even in the event of death.

Required Information

Last four digits of the account holder’s Social Security Number
Death Certificate
Account number or the amount of the most recent payment

Dish Network official page on closing an account.

Related Article: How To Close Online Accounts

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