A “blended family” is a family where one or both spouses each have children from a prior marriage. … The issue arises when one of the spouses passes away and leaves all of their assets to the surviving spouse.
Will for Blended Family
A blended family is a family in which one or both partners have a child or children from a previous relationship. Careful estate planning now should ensure that all of your intended beneficiaries are provided for when you die and that the potential for conflict within the family unit is minimised.