(Published in the Echo Journal, November 10, 17, 2021, 2t.
(Published in the Echo Journal, November 10, 17, 2021, 2t.)
NOTICE OF INFORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND INFORMAL APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS
STATE OF MINNESOTA
COUNTY OF CROW WING
NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
Court File No.: 18-PR-21-3899
In Re: Estate of
Gilbert Sidney Whitson,
a/k/a Gilbert S. Whitson,
Notice is given that an Application for lnformal Probate of Will and lnformal Appointment of Personal Representative was filed with the Registrar, along with a Will dated November 17, 1992. The Registrar accepted the application and appointed SCOTT GILBERT WHITSON, whose address is 6050 Lake Road, Apt. 136, Woodbury, MN 55125, to serve as the personal representative of the decedent's estate.
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. Any objection to the appointment of the personal representative must be filed with the Court, and any properly filed objection will be heard by the Court after notice is provided to interested persons of the date of hearing on the objection.
Unless objections are filed, and unless the Court orders otherwise, the personal representative has the full power to administer the estate, including, after thirty (30) days from the issuance of letters testamentary, the power to sell, encumber, lease, or distribute any interest in real estate owned by the decedent.
Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. §524.3-801, all creditors having claims against the decedent's estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the Court within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred.
Dated: October 26, 2021
/s/ Charles Halverson
Judge of District Court
/s/ Alice R. Middendorf
BORDEN, STEINBAUER, KRUEGER & KNUDSON, PA.
Virginia J. Knudson
302 South Sixth Street, P.O. Box 411
Brainerd, MN 56401
Telephone: (218) 829-1451