NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF DAKOTA

DISTRICT COURT

PROBATE DIVISION

FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT

Court File No. 19HA-PR-08-653

ESTATE OF

Dorothy Swanson, a/k/a

Dorothy M. Swanson a/k/a

Dorothy Marie Swanson

DECEDENT

It is Ordered and Notice is given that on January 12, 2009 at 9:00 (a.m.) a hearing will be held in this Court at Dakota County Government Center, 1560 Highway 55, Hastings, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the will of Decedent, dated February 04, 2003 ("Will"), and for the appointment of Allan Swanson whose address is 13152 210th Street East, Hastings, MN 55033, 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 or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the personal representative will be appointed to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the Estate.

Notice is also given that (subject to Minn. Stat. 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against said 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.

(COURT SEAL)

Dated: December 9, 2008

/s/ Joseph Carter

Judge

Attorney for the Personal Representative

This instrument was drafted by

Donald J. Fluegel (jym)

1303 South Frontage Road, Suite 5

Hastings, MN 55033

Telephone: 651-438-9777

Fax: 651-438-9775

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