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  • CITATION GIVING NOTICE OF PETITION FOR
    APPOINTMENT OF CONSERVATOR OR
    OTHER PROTECTIVE ORDER PURSUANT
    TO G.L c. 190B, §5-304 & §5-405

    Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    The Trial Court
    Probate and Family Court
    Docket No. DU14P0109PM
    Dukes Probate and Family Court
    PO Box 237
    81 Main Street
    Edgartown MA, 02539
    In the matter of: Albert W. Allen, Ill of Vineyard Haven, MA
    RESPONDENT
    (Person to be Protected/Minor)
    To the named Respondent and all other interested persons, a petition has been filed by
    Elder Services for Cape and Islands of South Dennis, MA
    in the above captioned matter alleging that is in need of a Conservator or other protective order and requesting that
    Robert A Brown, Esq. of Falmouth, MA (or some other suitable person) be appointed as Conservator to serve Without Surety on the bond.
    The petition asks the court to determine that the Respondent is disabled, that a protective order or appointment of a Conservator is necessary, and that the proposed conservator is appropriate.The petition is on file with this court.
    You have the right to object to this proceeding. If you wish to do so, you or your attorney must file a written appearance at this court on or before 10:00 A.M. on the return date of 10/21/2014. This day is NOT a hearing date, but a deadline date by which you have to file the
    written appearance if you object to the petition. If you fail to file the written appearance by the return date, action may be taken in this matter without further notice to you. In addition to filing the written appearance, you or your attorney must file a written affidavit stating the specific facts and grounds of your objection within 30 days after the return date.
    Important Notice
    The outcome of this proceeding may limit or completely take away the above named person's right to make decisions about personal affairs or financial affairs or both. The above-named person has the right to ask for a lawyer. Anyone may make this request on behalf of the above-named person. If the above-named person cannot afford a lawyer, one may be appointed at State expense.
    WITNESS, Hon. Spencer M Kagan, First Justice of this Court.
    Date: September 18, 2014
    Elizabeth J. Herrmann Register of Probate
    ORDER OF NOTICE
    It is ORDERED that a copy of this citation be: Served, with a copy of the petition, in hand to by a disinterested person at least Fourteen (14) days prior to the return date; or if applicable, pursuant to G.L. c. 190B, §5-405, by leaving a copy of the petition and citation at the Respondent's last and usual place of abode; and Served on the Department of Developmental Services and/or the United States Department of Veterans' Affairs, if interested, and served on all other interested persons as defined in G.L. c. 190B, §5-304(a) and §5-206(b), at least Fourteen (14) days prior to the return date by delivering in hand or by mailing by certified, registered, or first-class mail as described in G.L. c. 190B, §1-401; or by publishing a copy of the citation once in The Martha's Vineyard Times Vineyard Haven, publication to be at least Seven (7) days prior to the return date.
    WITNESS, Hon. Spencer M Kagan, First Justice of this Court.
    Date: September 18, 2014
    Elizabeth J. Herrmann Register of Probate
    LN: 9/25/14, 1t

  • CITATION ON PETITION FOR ALLOWANCE OF ACCOUNT

    Commonwealth of Massachusetts 
    The Trial Court
    Probate and Family Court
    Docket No. DU12P0087EA
    Dukes Probate and Family Court
    PO Box 237
    81 Main Street
    Edgartown, MA 02539
    (508)627-4703
    In the matter of: Diane M. Nicholls
    Date of Death: 07/04/2012
    To all interested persons:
    A Petition has been filed by: William F. Knight, II of Newton Centre MA
    requesting allowance of the First account(s) as Personal Representative and any other relief as requested in the Petition.
    You have the right to obtain a copy of the Petition from the Petitioner or at the Court. You have a right to object to this proceeding. To do so, you or your attorney must file a written appearance and objection at this Court before
    10:00 a.m. on 10/07/2014.
    This is NOT a hearing date, but a deadline by which you must file a written appearance and objection if you object to this proceeding. If you fail to file a timely written appearance and objection followed by an Affidavit of Objections within thirty (30) days of the return date, action may be taken without further notice to you.
    WITNESS, Hon. Spencer M Kagan, First Justice of this Court.
    Date: September 10, 2014
    Elizabeth J Herrmann, Register of Probate
    LN: 9/25/14, 1t

  • INFORMAL PROBATE
    PUBLICATION NOTICE

    Commonwealth of Massachusetts
    The Trial Court
    Probate and Family Court
    Dukes Division
    Docket No.
    DU14P0107EA
    Estate of: Ann L. Margetson
    Also Known As: Ann Margetson
    Date of Death: April 20, 2014
    To all persons interested in the above captioned estate, by Petition of
    Petitioner Neil A. Margetson of New York NY
    Neil A. Margetson of New York NY
    has been informally appointed as the Personal Representative of the estate to serve 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.
    LN: 9/25/14, 1t