INFORMAL PROBATE PUBLICATION NOTICE
Docket No. MI18P2455EA
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
The Trial Court
Probate and Family Court
Estate of: Sarah W. Shanklin
Also known as: Sarah Weston Shanklin
Date of Death: April 15, 2018
To all persons interested in the above captioned estate, by Petition of
Petitioner Lea S. Decoteau of Groton, MA
Petitioner Norman D. Shanklin of Wilton, NH
a Will has been admitted to informal probate.
Lea S. Decoteau of Groton, MA
Norman D. Shanklin of Wilton, NH
have been informally appointed as the Personal Representative of the estate without surety on the bond.
The estate is being administered under informal procedure by the Personal Representative under the Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code without supervision by the Court. Inventory and accounts are not required to be filed with the Court, but interested parties are entitled to notice regarding the administration from the Personal Representative and can petition the Court in any matter relating to the estate, including distribution of assets and expenses of administration. Interested parties are entitled to petition the Court to institute formal proceedings and to obtain orders terminating or restricting the powers of Personal Representatives appointed under informal procedure. A copy of the Petition and Will, if any, can be obtained from the Petitioner.