The coroners office in Halifax is appealing for relatives of Donald Francis McLean to get in contact.
Mr McLean, 79, was found dead at his home address of Ling Bob Croft, Pellon on January 13.
There were no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.
It is thought he had a sister living in the Scarborough area in North Yorkshire.
Any relatives are asked to contact Coroners Office Rod Holmes on 01422 354606