“What happens to a surviving spouse if an employee dies while working, but that employee was also in the process of buying back military time? My husband has 16 years of service as a Civil Service employee (under FERS), and is currently buying back his military time (12 yrs of military service.) He’s paid a little more than 50% of his military deposit so far.” – Lisa.
”I receive a FERS disability pension, with less than 10 years service. My minimum retirement age by year of birth is 57, but I only have 8.5 years of service,