How To Close A WhatsApp Account When Someone Dies

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All the information you'll need to delete a WhatsApp account.

Service: WhatsApp is a mobile text, photo, video and audio instant messaging application.

How To Delete An Account:

1. Open WhatsApp on the associated mobile device.

2. Press the Menu button and select “Settings.”

3. Tap “Account” followed by “Delete My Account.”

4. Enter the associated phone number in the full international format and tap “Delete My Account.”

Required Information

  • Access to phone
  • Phone number

WhatsApp official page on closing an account.

Related Article: How To Close Online Accounts

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