Court File No. 27-PA-PR-20-1298
NOTICE AND ORDER FOR HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY AND DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS
STATE OF MINNESOTA
COUNTY OF HENNEPIN
PROBATE/MENTAL HEALTH DIVISION
FOURTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT
In re the Estate of:
Frank Roy Gagnon, also known
as Frank R. Gagnon,
IT IS ORDERED AND NOTICE IS GIVEN that due to the COVID-19 pandemic and pursuant to Minnesota Supreme Court Order ADM20-8001 a hearing will be heard remotely on December 7, 2020 at 9:30 a.m. by this Court for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent, and for the appointment of Mary F. Gagnon, whose address is 5232 47th Avenue North, Crystal, MN 55422 as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an unsupervised administration.
Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed, the Personal Representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and to do all necessary acts for the Estate.
The court will notify Attorney Mai Y. Yang with further information regarding remotely attending this hearing at least two business days prior. If you wish to appear at the hearing, please contact the court by phone at (612) 348-6000 so that arrangements can be made for you to appear.
If you object to the relief sought, you must file a written objection with the court by 4:30 p.m. on December 4, 2020. Due to the pandemic, in person objections are not currently being accepted. Written objections not filed by the ordered date and time will not be considered. Written objections may be filed with the required filing fee one of three ways: 1) Mailed to Hennepin County District Court – Probate/Mental Health Division, 300 South Sixth Street – C4 Govt. Ctr., Minneapolis, MN 55487-0340; or 2) Electronically filed using the electronic filing system; or 3) Placed in the on-site drop box designated for court filings.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that notice shall be given by: 1) publication once a week for two consecutive weeks in a legal newspaper in Hennepin County, the last publication of which is to be at least ten (10) days before the deadline for objections; and 2) mailing via U.S. Postal Service a copy of this Notice and Order postmarked at least fourteen (14) days prior to the deadline for objections to all interested persons as defined in Minnesota Statutes § 524.1-401 and persons who have filed a demand for notice pursuant to Minnesota Statutes § 524.3-204. Any charitable beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceeding be given to the attorney general pursuant to Minnesota Statutes § 501B.41, subdivision 5.
Dated: October 6, 2020
BY THE COURT:
PHILIP C CARRUTHERS,
Judge of District Court,
Attorney for Petitioner
Mai Y. Yang
ESTATE & ELDER LAW SERVICES
1900 Central Avenue NE, Suite 106
Minneapolis, MN, 55418
Attorney License No: 0400614
Telephone: (612) 676-6300
FAX: (888) 657-3224
(October 17, 24, 2020) 11928006