(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, March 17, 24, 2021, 2t.

(Published in the Brainerd Dispatch, March 17, 24, 2021, 2t.)
Notice of Informal Probate of Will and Appointment of
Personal Representative and Notice to Creditors
State of Minnesota
Crow Wing County
District Court
Ninth Judicial District
Court File No.:18-PR-21-604
Case Type: Informal Probate
IN re the Estate of Mary Ellen Brandt,
Notice is hereby given that an application for informal probate of the above-named Decedent's Law Will dated September 10, 2011 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:
David Michael Brandt
421 Wisconsin Avenue SW
Staples, MN 56479
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.
/s/ Patricia Aanes
District Court Judge
/s/ Alice R. Middendorf
Court Administrator
Dated: 3/1/21