PROBATE CITATION File # 2019-2458 STATE OF NEW YORK SURROGATE’S COURT: COUNTY OF ONONDAGA PROBATE PROCEEDING. WILL OF VIRGINIA L. TOMPKINS a/k/a VIRGINIA TOMPKINS Deceased. CITATION THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, By the Grace of God Free and Independent TO: Kevin L. Tompkins, II: Kevin L. Tompkins, II if he be living; and if he be dead, then to his distributees, legatees, devisees, heirs-at Law, next of kin, executors, administrators and assigns, if any there be, all of whose names, places of residence and post office addresses are unknown, and cannot after due diligence and diligent inquiry therefore be ascertained; A petition having been filed by Brian S. Tompkins, who is domiciled at 211 Baker Blvd., Syracuse, NY 13209, YOU ARE HEREBY CITED TO SHOW CAUSE for the Surrogates Court, Onondaga County, at 401 Montgomery St., Syracuse, NY on March 12, 2020 at 9:30 o’clock in the fore noon of that day, why a decree should not be made in the estate of Virginia L. Tompkins a/k/a Virginia Tompkins lately domiciled at 121 Brookview Lane, Salina, NY 13088, United States admitting to probate a Will dated August 4, 2009 a copy of which is attached, as the will of VIRGINIA L. TOMPKINS, a/k/a VIRGINIA TOMPKINS, deceased, relating to real and personal property, and directing that Letters Testamentary issue to Brian S. Tompkins. HON. MARY KEIB SMITH, Surrogate, Dated, Attested and Sealed January 15, 2020 s/Alberta Raab, Clerk, Attorney for Petitioner, Tamara L. Capone, 890 Seventh North St., Suite 109 Liverpool, NY 13088 Telephone Number 315-218-5853 NOTE: The citation is served upon you as required by law. You are not required to appear. If you fail to appear it will be assumed you do not object to the relief requested. You have a right to have an attorney appear for you. NOTICE OF COMMENCEMENT OF PROCEEDING SUBJECT TO MANDATORY ELECTRONIC FILING. SURROGATE’S COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK COUNTY OF ONONDAGA File No. 2019-2458 PROBATE PROCEEDING, WILL OF VIRGINIA L. TOMPKINS Deceased. PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the proceeding captioned above has been commenced as an electronically filed proceeding in the New York State Courts Electronic Filing System (“NYSCEF”) as required by CPLR 2111 and Uniform Rule 207.4-aa (mandatory electronic filing) This notice is being served as required by that rule. NYSCEF is designed for the electronic filing of documents with the court and for the electronic service of those documents, court documents, and court notices upon counsel and unrepresented litigants who have consented to electronic filing. Electronic filing offers significant benefits for attorneys and litigants, permitting papers to be filed with the court and served on other parties simply, conveniently, and quickly. NYSCEF case documents are filed with the court by filing on the NYSCEF Website, which can be done at any time of the day or night on any day of the week. The documents are served automatically on all consenting e-filers as soon as the document is uploaded to the website, which sends out an immediate email notification of the filing. The NYSCEF System charges no fees for filing, serving, or viewing the electronic case record, nor does it charge any fees to print any filed documents. Normal filing fees must be paid, but this can be done on-line. Parties represented by an attorney: Counsel for parties served with this notice must either: 1) immediately record their representation within the e-filed proceeding on the NYSCEF site; or 2) file the Notice of Opt-Out form with the clerk of the court where this proceeding is pending. Exemptions from mandatory e-filing are limited to attorneys who certify in good faith that they lack the computer hardware and/or scanner and/or internet connection or that they lack (along with all employees subject to their direction) the operational knowledge to comply with e-filing requirements. (Section 207.4-aa (e)). Parties not represented by an attorney: Unrepresented litigants are exempt from e-filing. They can serve and file documents in paper form and must be served with documents in paper form. However, an unrepresented litigant may participate in e-filing. For information on how to participate in e-filing, unrepresented litigants should contact the appropriate clerk in the court where the proceeding was filed or visit Unrepresented litigants also are encouraged to visit or contact the Help Center in the court where the proceeding was filed. An unrepresented litigant who consents to e-filing may cease participation at any time. However, the other parties may continue to e-file their court documents in the proceeding. For additional information about electronic filing and to create a NYSCEF account, visit the NYSCEF website at or contact the NYSCEF Resource Center (phone: 646-386-3033; email: Dated: 01/21/2020 signature: /s/ Tamara L. Capone Name: Tamara L. Capone, Esq. Firm Name: Tamara L. Capone, Attorney at Law Address 890 7th North St. Suite 109 Liverpool, New York 13088 Phone: 315-218-5853 Email: To: Kevin L. Tompkins, II
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