STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA COUNTY OF DAVISON IN CIRCUIT COURT FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT In the Matter of the Estate of JAMES D. ARENS, Deceased. Pro. No. 23-12 NOTICE TO CREDITORS AND NOTICE OF INFORMAL PROBATE AND APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE Notice is given that on the 13 day of March, 2023, Donald D. Arens, whose address is 510 E. Ash, Mitchell, SD 57301, was appointed as Personal Representative of the Estate of James D. Arens. Creditors of decedent must file their claims within four months after the date of the first publication of this notice or their claims may be barred. Claims may be filed with the Personal Representative or may be filed with the Clerk, and a copy of the claim mailed to the Personal Representative. Dated this 16 day of March, 2023. /s/ Donald D. Arens Donald D. Arens 510 E. Ash Mitchell, SD 57301 (605) 770-1239 Clerk of Court Davison County Courthouse 200 East 4th Avenue Mitchell, SD 57301-0927 Sara E. Show LEGACY LAW FIRM, P.C. 7404 S. Bitterroot Place Sioux Falls, SD 57108 Telephone: (605) 275-5665 Facsimile: (605) 275-5667 Published three times at the total approximate cost of $41.89 and may be viewed free of charge at (March 22 & 29; April 5, 2023) 205370