How to Notify Beneficiary
An uncle in one state (Colorado) dies. His will leaves his paid-for house to his niece in another state (New York). The uncle and niece have never met. How does the niece find out about his death and her bequeathal? Does an attorney in the uncle's town hire an investigator to find her and then call or write her, or does the attorney go through a New York attorney to relay the news?
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