STATE OF MINNESOTA
COUNTY OF CLAY
SEVENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT PROBATE DIVISION
In Re: Estate of Martha Virginia Yates a/k/a M. Virginia Yates,
Court File No: 14-PR-21-1185
NOTICE OF INFORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS
Notice is given that an application for informal probate of the Decedent's will dated August 30, 1996 ("Will"), has been filed with the Registrar. The application has been granted.
Notice is also given that the Registrar has informally appointed David Buchanan, whose address is 1001 44th Ave. N., Fargo, ND 58102, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent. Any heir, devisee or other interested person may be entitled to appointment as a personal representative or may object to the appointment of the personal representative. Unless objections are filed with the Court (pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-607) and the Court otherwise orders, the personal representative has full power to administer the Estate, including after 30 days from the date of issuance of letters, the power to sell, encumber, lease or distribute real estate.
Any objections to the probate of the Will or appointment of the Personal Representative must be filed with this Court and will be heard by the Court after the filing of an appropriate petition and proper notice of hearing.
Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes section 624.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are requested to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred.
A charitable beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceedings be given to the Attorney General pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 501B.41, subdivision 5.
Dated this 16th day of April, 2021.
/s/ Carmen F. Bertram
Registrar - Carmen F. Bertram
/s/ Shelly Jeffers
Thaddeus E. Swanson (MN ID# 0397844)
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