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I can't find anywhere an action to this. I need to remove the name of a dead person in my Hangouts contacts. I can only seem to Block or Hide a name.

Does anyone know how to remove the name altogether?
Any advice please on how to do this?

merged by jonsca Feb 16 at 2:47

This question was merged with How to remove (not block!) a contact from Google Hangouts? because it is an exact duplicate of that question.