(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, Feb

(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, February 16, 23, 2022, 2t.) NOTICE OF INFORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF CROW WING NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 18-PR-22-187 Estate of WARREN DALE HOEKSTRA, Decedent. Notice is given that an application for informal probate of the Decedent’s will dated May 7, 1999 (“Will”), has been filed with the Registrar. The application has been granted. Notice is also given that the Registrar has informally appointed Theresa Podorek whose address is 15047 Hunt Road, Deerwood, Minnesota 56444 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 28 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 the 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: February 2, 2022 /s/ Patricia Aanes Judge of District Court /s/ Dana R. Anderson Court Administrator Attorney for Applicant Heinrich A. Brucker Ryan, Brucker & Kalis, Ltd. 201 Minnesota Ave N, P.O. Box 388 Aitkin, MN 56431-1411 Attorney License No: 025695X Telephone: (218) 927-2136 FAX: (218) 927-6114 Email: