Published 8:42 am Wednesday, February 22, 2023


State of Minnesota
Mower County
District Court
Third Judicial District
Court File Number:
Case Type: Informal Probate
In re the Estate of Caroline Florence Munoz, a/k/a
Caroline F. Munoz, a/k/a Caroline Russell Munoz, a/k/a Caroline R. Munoz, a/k/a
Caroline Munoz, Decedent
Notice of Informal Probate
of Will and Appointment
of Personal Representative and Notice to Creditors

Notice is hereby given that an amended application for informal probate of the above-named Decedent’s Last Will dated February 3, 2017 has been filed with the Probate Registrar, and the amended application has been granted.
Notice is also given that the Probate Registrar has informally appointed the following: Elizabeth Reach 8750 S Ocean Drive, #234 Jensen Beach FL 34057 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 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 (4) months after the date of this Notice, or the claims will be barred.
February 9, 2023

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Darla J. Busian
Probate Registrar
Kristine M. Bartness Court Administrator

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Adams, Rizzi & Sween, P.A.
300 First Street NW
Austin MN 55912
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