STATE OF NORTH DAKOTA IN DISTRICT COURT COUNTY OF STARK SOUTHWEST DISTRICT Civil No. 45-2023-PR-00012 IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF FERN K. POKORNY, DECEASED NOTICE TO CREDITORS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned has been appointed personal representative of the above estate. All persons having claims against the said deceased are required to present their claims within three (3) months after the date of the first publication of this notice or said claims will be forever barred. Claims must either be presented to Thomas R. Pokorny, personal representative of the estate, and his attorney, Brian L. Bergeson, at PO Box 2196, Bismarck, ND 58502-2196 or filed with the Court. Dated this 23rd day of January, 2023 /s/ Thomas R. Pokorny, Personal Representative Brian L. Bergeson (ID 05780) Geiermann Bergeson & Guler Law Offices, P.C. 125 Slate Drive, Suite 7, P.O. Box 2196 Bismarck, ND 58502-2196 (701) 223-1986 Attorney for Personal Representative (Feb. 22; March 1 & 8, 2023) 195579