We are going to talk today about who is in charge of disposing of remains when you pass away, of autopsies, of all of the actions necessary with the body of a human being when they pass away. Well, that is usually done by the healthcare power of attorney. The person listed in your healthcare power of attorney, as opposed to your power of attorney, which is a whole separate document. The healthcare power of attorney usually gives those powers to that person, and they will help and facilitate the situation. Now, if you don’t have one of these documents,.