Court file No. 23-PR-14-431

Estate of Kermit N. Soma


Notice is given that an application for informal probate of the Decedent's will dated November 4, 2009, and codicil(s) to the will and separate writings under Minn. Stat. 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 Jeffrey A. Soma whose address is 410 3rd Avenue S.E., Harmony, MN 55939 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 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 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 Minn. Stat. 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 Minn. Stat. 501B.41, subd. 5.

Dated: June 09, 2014

/s/ James D. Attwood


James D. Attwood

Court Administrator

Filed June 09, 2014

Court Administrator

Fillmore County

Attorney for Personal Representative

Lawrence W. Frank

Estebo, Frank, Gilk & Munshower, Ltd.

315 S. Washington Street, PO Box 377

Redwood Falls, MN 56283

Attorney License No. 31471

Telephone: 507-637-5721

FAX: 507-637-5233


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