NO. 16-4-02118-5 PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS RCW 11.40.030 IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON COUNTY OF PIERCE IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF THOMAS L. MACKEDA, Deceased The Personal Representative named below have 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 in which the probate proceedings were commenced. The claim must be presented within the later of: (1) Thirty days after the Personal Representative served or mailed the notice to the creditors as provided under RCW 11.40.020(1) (c); 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 RCW 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent's probate and nonprobate assets. DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION: December 21, 2016 PUBLICATION: Tacoma Daily Index PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE: Debra L. Mackeda ATTORNEYS FOR THE PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE: LORAN & RITCHIE, P.S. Michael E. Ritchie ADDRESS FOR MAILING OR SERVICE: 615 Commerce Street, Suite 103 Tacoma, Washington 98402 COURT OF PROBATE PROCEEDINGS AND CAUSE NUMBER 16-4-02118-5 Pierce County Superior Court DATED this 19th day of December, 2016. LORAN & RITCHIE, P.S. By: /s/Michael E. Ritchie, WSBA# 12805 Attorneys for Personal Representative (253) 383-7123 IDX-736454 December 21, 28, January 4