Notice of Informal Probate of Will

State of Minnesota

County of Carver

District Court

First Judicial District

Court File No: 10-PR-13-12



In Re: Estate of Jon English Kinard, a/k/a Jon Kinard, Decedent.


Notice is given that an Application for Informal Probate of Will and Informal Appointment of Beth Zimmerman was filed with the Registrar, along with a Will dated November 12,2012, and a Separate Writing pursuant to Minn. Stat. 524,2-513, dated December 5, 2012. The Registrar accepted the application and appointed Beth Zimmerman, whose address is 1471 Fireside Road, Waconia, MN 55387 to serve as the personal representative of the decedent’s estate.

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. Any objection to the appointment of the personal representative must be filed with the Court, and any properly filed objection will be heard by the Court after notice is provided to interested persons of the date of hearing on the objection.

Unless objections are filed, and unless the Court orders otherwise, the personal representative has the full power to administer the estate, including, after thirty (3O) days from the issuance of Ietters testamentary, the power to sell, encumber, lease, or distribute any interest in real estate owned by the decedent.

Notice is further given that, subject to Minn. Stat. 524.3801, all creditors having claims against the decedent’s estate are required to present the claims to the personal representative or to the within four (4) months after the date of this notice or the claims will be barred.


Dated: Feb. 13, 2013

Lisa Traver

Deputy Registrar


Dated: Feb. 13, 2013

Vicky Carlson

Court Administrator


Bonthius Law, PLLC

Peggy Bonthius

MN# 0275967

PO Box 493, Excelsior, MN 55331

Telephone: 612-327-9293

Facsimile: 763-235-9771

E-mail: [email protected]


(Published in Carver County News Feb. 21 and 28, 2013)