USCIS Reminder: Widow(er)s of deceased
Citizens must file I-360 Visa Petition by OCTOBER 28, 2011. U.S.
If your US Citizen Spouse passed away less than two years after you were married and you have not since remarried, you may be eligible for a US Visa. You may be able to file the form I-360 for Special Immigrant classification as a widow(er) but you must do so by OCTOBER 28, 2011.
Form I-360 is commonly used to classify an alien as :
2. A Widow(er)
3. A Battered or Abused Spouse or Child of a
Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident; U.S.
4. A special immigrant such as: : A. Religious Worker; B. Panama Canal Company Employee, Canal Zone Government Employee, U.S. Government in the Canal Zone Employee; C. Physician; D. International Organization Employee or Family Member; E. Juvenile Court Dependent; F. Armed Forces Member; G. Afghanistan or Iraq national who supported the U.S. Armed Forces as a translator; H. Iraq national who worked for or on behalf of the U.S. Government in Iraq or I. an Afghan national who worked for or on behalf of the U.S. Government in Afghanistan.
The form can be seen on the USCIS website by clicking here