Publish Jan. 5, 12, 2018
STATE OF MINNESOTA
COUNTY OF DOUGLAS
SEVENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
Court File No. 21-PR-17-2258
John J. Walz
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 December 22, 1989, and codicil(s) to the will, dated December 12, 2007; and January 25, 2011, and separate writing(s) under Minnesota Statutes section 524.2-513 ("Will"), has been filed with the Registrar. The application has been granted.
Notice is also given that the Registrar has informally appointed James A. Walz whose address is 3220 Darling Dr. NW, Alexandria, MN 56308, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent. Any heir, devisee or other interested person may be entitled to appointment as 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 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required 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: December 8, 2017
Attorney for Applicant
Name: Kelly L. Jenzen
Johnston Law Office, P.A.
Easton Place, 510 22nd Ave. E., #101
Alexandria, MN 56308
Attorney License No: 301917
Telephone: (320) 762-8814
FAX: (320) 762-9111