Dream about dead relative dying symbolises a wish to have a current situation or relationship remain the same as it is now. You need to be reassured and taken care of. You are choosing to be ignorant about a situation. It is a symbol for fear, frustration and anger which you have repressed and kept inside. Your words are not coming out right.
Dead relative dying dream is a clue for the multiple aspects of a problem and the various angles of looking at the problem. You are not taking action. Someone is not paying enough attention and showing enough affection toward you. This dream is a harbinger for the targets you are reaching for and the goals you are setting for yourself. You need time away from your work to spend with friends.
If you dreamt about dead relative dying:
You like to know where you stand in most situations. Either you are in command, or you have ways of showing your disapproval. You cannot second-guess what your loved one is thinking, and you will just need to be patient and wait until you get a clearer perspective.