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Case Type: Informal Probate

Court File No.: 71-PR-22-177

In Re the Estate of 

Leroy Ervin Claassen


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 above-named Decedent’s Last Will dated September 14, 2018 has been filed with the Probate Registrar, and the application has been granted. 

Notice is also given that the Probate Registrar has informally appointed the following: Chad Claassen, 11808 30th St., SE. Clear Lake, MN 55319  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 pursuant to Minn. Stat.
§ 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 to the 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 (4) months after the date of this Notice, or the claims will be barred.

Dated: January 9, 2023
/s/ Pamela Kreier

Probate Registrar

/s/ Sarah Lindahl-Pfieffer

Court Administrator

(Published in the Patriot: 01/21/23. 01/28/23).