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Where do all the Dead People on Facebook go?

Photo Courtesy of Huffington Post

Where do all the dead people on Facebook go? An acquaintance of mine recently passed away and many of my friends’ profile pictures changed in honor of him. Sweet gesture I thought but, I couldn’t help but wonder –is Facebook counting these profiles in their numbers?

You can actually report a deceased person if you wish. Go to Facebook Help page to Report a Deceased Person.

Most people choose to leave their beloved’s profile up in a way to remember and celebrate their lives. Facebook advises that you must report the profile and they will find ways to protect the deceased.

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