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4 <br />WILL AND DECREE RECORD <br />28081 —The Augustine Co., Grand Island, Nebr. h <br />LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT <br />IN THE NAME OF GOD, AMEN <br />I, Sophia Fuehrer, of Grand Island in the County of Hall, State of Nebraska, being of sound <br />mind and memory and considering the uncertainty of this frail and transitory life, do therefore, <br />make, ordain, publish and declare this to be my last Will and Testament. <br />FIRST, I order and direct that my executor hereinafter named, pay all my just debts and fun1eral <br />expenses as soon after my decease as conveniently may be. <br />SECOND, After the payment of such funeral expenses and debts, I give, devise and bequeath all <br />my property, both real estate and personal property, whether now owned by me or hereafter acquired <br />and wheresoever situated to my children in equal shares, to have and to hold the same forever, except <br />the vacant lot located at 210 East Thirteenth Street, Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, and des- <br />cribed as Lot Seven (7) Block Sixty -nine (69), Wheeler and Bennett's Second Addition to the City <br />of Grand Island, Nebraska, which I give, devise and bequeath to the Salem Evangelical Church for, <br />the use of said Church as the Trustees thereof, or the congregation, as the case may be, see fit. <br />LASTLY, I make, constitute and appoint Ira Hunsberger of Grand Island, Nebraska, to be executor <br />of this my last Will and Testament, hereby revoking all former wills by me made. <br />IN WITNESS 11HEREOF, I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed my seal, the 15th day of <br />May, in the year of our Lord, one thousand nine hundred forty -six. <br />(S) Sophia Fuehrer Seal <br />This instrument was on the day of the date thereof, signed, published and declared by the said <br />testatrix Sophia Fuehrer to be her last Will and Testament in the presence of us who at her re- <br />quest have subscribed our names thereto as witnesses in her presence and in the presence of each <br />other. <br />(S) Ira Hunsberger <br />(8) A. J. Luebs <br />CERTIFICATE OF PROBATE OF WILL <br />STATE OF NEBRASKA) <br />as. <br />HALL COUNTY ) <br />CERTIFICATE OF PROBATE OF WILL <br />At a Session of the County Court held in the County Court Room in Grand <br />Island, in said County, on the 20th day of February A.D., 1947. Present Charles Bossert County Judge. <br />In the Matter of the Estate of Sophia Fuehrer, Deceased <br />I, Charles Bossert, Judge of the County Court, in and for said County, do hereby certify that <br />on the 23rd day of January 1947, the instrument purporting to be the last will and testament of <br />Sophia Fuehrer deceased, was filed for probate in this Court. That on the 20th day of February 1947, <br />said instrument to which this certificate is attached was duly proved, probated and allowed as the <br />last will and testament of the real and personal estate of said Sophia Fuehrer deceased, and the <br />same was ordered to be recorded in the records of the Court aforesaid. <br />IN WITNESS 11HEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and affixed the seal of the County Court, this <br />20th day of February, 1947.. <br />Charles Bossert <br />(SEAL) County Judge. <br />IN THE COUNTY COURT OF HALL COUNTY, NEBRASKA <br />IN THE 14ATTER OF THE ESTATE ) <br />OF ) <br />SOPHIA FUEHRER, DECEASED ) <br />FINAL DECREE <br />Now on this 16th day of July, 1947, this cause came on for hearing upon the Final Report and <br />Supplemental Report of Ira Hunsberger, executor of the estate of Sophia Fuehrer, deceased, and <br />upon his Petition for the allowance and approval of said reports, settlement of said estate and <br />his discharge herein, and the court having examined the records and files herein and being fully <br />advised in the premises finds that due and legal notice has been given to all persons of the tilhe <br />and place fixed by the court for the hearing thereon, and further finds that said Report and <br />Supplemental Report are true and correct in all things and that the same ought to be approved and <br />allowed as and for the Final Report of said executor, said estate settled and closed and the <br />executor discharged. <br />The court further finds that the said Sophia Fuehrer departed this life on January 19, 1947, and <br />that at the time of her death she was a resident and inhabitant of Hall County, Nebraska; that her <br />husband preceded her in death and that she left surviving her as her heirs -at -law, and only heirs - <br />at -law, eight children, they being Emma Rembolt, Della Zamzow, Lester U. Fuehrer, Calvin A. Fuehrer, <br />Gertrude Fuehrer, Meta Rudolf, Donald Fuehrer and Eleanor Stewart; that she left a Last Will and <br />Testament, which was, by the consideration of this court, duly proven, allowed and admitted to <br />probate on the 20th day of February, 1947, and Letters Testamentary were duly issued by this court to <br />the said Ira Hunsberger on the estate of Sophia Fuehrer, deceased. <br />The court further finds that due and legal notice has been given to all persons of the tithe and <br />place fixed by the court for filing claims against the estate of the deceased and that the time so <br />fixed has fully expired, and that.all persons having claims against said estate and not filed within <br />the time limited by the court are forever barred and excluded from setting up or asserting any such <br />claim against said estate. <br />The court further finds that the executor has paid the funeral expenses of said deceased, all <br />debts against said estate and the costs of these proceedings, and has made proper distribution of <br />the personal property in said estate of the deceased as provided under the Will, and nothing further <br />remains in the hands of the executor belonging to said estate. <br />The court further finds that the estate is not subject to an inheritance tax under the laws of <br />the State of Nebraska, nor to a federal estate tax under the laws of the United States. <br />The court further finds that at the time of her death the baid Sophia Fuehrer was the owner <br />1 <br />1 <br />F� <br />1 <br />