STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF BELTRAMI NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT DISTRICT COURT PROBATE DIVISION Court File No. 04-PR-23-783 Estate of Brian Wesley Truax a/k/a Brian W. Truax and Brian Truax, Decedent NOTICE OF INFORMAL PROBATE OF WILL AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS Notice is given that an application for informal probate of the Decedent’s Will, dated September 21, 2020, (“Will”), has been filed with the Registrar. The application has been granted. Notice is also given that the Registrar has informally appointed Amy J. Truax, whose address is 1904 Island View Drive NE, Bemidji, Minnesota 56601, as personal representative of the Estate of the Decedent. 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. Unless objections are filed with the Court (pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-607) and the Court otherwise orders, the personal representative has full power to administer the Estate, including, after 30 days from the date of issuance of letters, the power to sell, encumber, lease or distribute real estate. Any objections to the probate of the Will or appointment of the Personal Representative must be filed with this Court and will be heard by the Court after the filing of an appropriate petition and proper notice of hearing. Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the 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. Dated: April 19, 2023 Shari R. Schluchter Judge of District Court Dated: May 1, 2023 Kayla Littler Court Administrator /s/ Bonnie Newmann Deputy Court Administrator Attorney for Personal Representative Nicholas J. Kaster, Esq. Moss & Barnett 150 South Fifth Street, Suite 1200 Minneapolis, MN 55402 Attorney License No: 0334546 Telephone: (612) 877-5444 FAX: (612) 877-5075 Email: (May 10 & 17, 2023) 222369