CIRI understands the death of a loved one can be overwhelming and we have put together a list of resources that may be helpful to the family and friends of a deceased Shareholder. 

Click the image below to view and download a copy of our Losing a Loved One resources brochure. 

More information here

Frequently Asked Questions 

No, CIRI does not provide burial assistance directly. However, Alaska Native and American Indian people residing in the Cook Inlet region may apply for services offered by CIRI-affiliated non-profits, a list of which may be found HERE.


Cook Inlet Tribal Council 

(907) 793-3300 (Anchorage) or (877) 985-5900 

CITC Burial Assistance

Outside of Alaska: CIRI’s non-profit affiliate, the Southcentral Foundation, may be able to assist in locating resources: Alaska Native Health Resource Advocate Program: (866) 575-6757 (toll-free)  

Additionally, discounts on burial and/or funeral costs may be offered by third-party service providers. Please see our Losing a Loved One resources brochure linked above. 

Please contact CIRI’s probate staff at (907) 263-5540 or toll-free at (833) 263-5136 and select Option 1 to report the death of a CIRI Shareholder. 

Questions regarding any part of the estate process or status should be directed to CIRI’s probate staff at (907) 263-5540 or toll-free at (833) 263-5136. We strive to return any voice mails within 24 hours, excluding weekends and holidays.