Represented personal representative in opening a simple informal probate for deceased friend without a will.  Elderly woman’s former husband died without a will, leaving unpaid obligations including debt to woman secured by real estate.  DeAngelis Legal assisted friend of woman to be informally appointed as Personal Representative of the former husband’s estate.  After appointment, DeAngelis Legal assisted Personal Representative to sell the residence, repay the debt and distribute the balance of the estate to the deceased’s heirs.