How do I go about getting a deed transferred to my name if my spouse is deceased?

Question Details: My husband of 28 years recently passed away. When we purchased our home he was the sole borrower on loan his name was also the only name listed on the deed and unfortunately we never added my name to the deed. After his death I was advised by mortgage company that I could do a loan assumption however I need to first get the deed transferred to my name. My husband and I lived together until his death.

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