Filing a Probate Notice to Creditors

At the end of the body of the Notice section is a “fill-in” space entitled “Date of First Publication of this Notice: _____.”
Leave this fill-in space blank, as you won’t know that date until after you have:

  • Filed the original of your Probate Notice to Creditors with the Court,
  • Submitted a copy of it to the newspaper for publication, and
  • Had it published.

After you have verified that it has been first published, you will:

  • Write the date of first publication in this space,
  • Make copies of that resulting document, and
  • Send a copy to each possible creditor of the estate, putting them on actual notice that: