NO. 15-4-00186-1 PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS PURSUANT TO RCW 11.40.030 SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON COUNTY OF PIERCE In re the Estate of: MARGARETE M. MANUEL, Deceased. The personal representative named below has been appointed as personal representative of this estate. Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time the claim would be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner as provided in RCW 11.40.070 by serving on or mailing to the personal representative or the personal representative's attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and filing the original of the claim with the court. The claim must be presented within the later of: (1) Thirty days after the personal representative served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(3); or (2) four months after the date of first publication of the notice. If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent's probate and non-probate assets. Date of First Publication: May 19, 2015 Decedent: MARGARETE M. MANUEL Date of Death: June 29, 2014 Personal Representative: PETRA G. SMITH and CLEMENT L. MANUEL, JR. Attorney for the Personal Representative: STEVE DOWNING Address for Mailing or service: 3643 North Pearl Street Tacoma, WA 98407 253-572-8338 DATED this 15th day of May, 2015. /s/STEVE DOWNING, WSBA #12314 Attorney for Petitioners May 19, 26, June 2