Sad to say that we lost mother-in-law in June. She had seen ninety one years pass by, although didn’t identify with the last few because of Alzheimer’s disease.
After looking after her financial affairs for many years under a power of attorney, I agreed with my sister-in-law that we should have sufficient knowledge to ‘do’ probate on her Mum’s estate. When I say ‘we’ here, I was well aware that the bulk of the work would fall to me. Which was fine. I’m quite good at form filling, shuffling paperwork, keeping records and planning !
So here I start on what could be a long and difficult journey. At least, that’s what the legal profession would have us believe. We shall see!
I’ve decided to open a new tab to record my progress; click on ‘Probate DIY’…