Legal Notices

LEGAL NOTICE PROBATE COURT OF HOLMES COUNTY, OHIO THOMAS C. LEE , JUDGE IN RE: CHANGE OF NAME OF: CRYSTAL MARIE SNELL (Present Name) TO: CRYSTAL MARIE TUCKER (Name Requested) Case No. 20NC003 NOTICE OF HEARING ON CHANGE OF BIRTH NAME [R.C. 2717.01] Applicant hereby gives notice to all interested persons, that the applicant has filed an Application for Change of Name in the Probate Court of Holmes County, Ohio, requesting the change of name of CRYSTAL MARIE SNELL to CRYSTAL MARIE TUCKER . The hearing on the application will be held on the 7th day of MAY, 2020 at 2:30P.M., in the Probate Court of Holmes County, located at 1 East Jackson Street, Suite 201, Millersburg, Ohio 44654. CRYSTAL MARIE SNELL 8277 SR 83 HOLMESVILLE, OH 44633 Published in The Holmes County Bargain Hunter on March 14, 2020.
LEGAL NOTICE PROBATE COURT OF HOLMES COUNTY, OHIO ESTATE OF: JEAN K. MILLER, DECEASED CASE NO. 19ES120 TO ALL PERSON INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE OF JEAN K. MILLER, DECEASED, HOLMES COUNTY PROBATE COURT, CASE NO. 19ES120, and those who would be entitled to inherit from Jean K. Miller had the decedent died intestate, including but not limited to CHERYL BRIDGEWATER, address unknown. You are hereby notified that the decedent died on October 20, 2019, that the decedent’s will was admitted to probate by this Court located at 1 East Jackson Street, Suite 201, Millersburg, Ohio 44654, on December 23, 2019. This notice is given to all persons who would be entitled to inherit from the decedent had the decedent died intestate and to all legatees and devisees named in this will who do not waive notice. After a certificate is filed evidencing any notices given, any action to contest the validity of this will must be filed no more than three months after the filing of the certificate for estate of decedent who die on or after January 1, 2002. Andrew P. Brower (#0093548) Miller, Mast & Mason, Ltd. 88 South Monroe Street Millersburg, Ohio 44654 Phone: (330) 674-7070 Fax: (330) 674-7090 Email: abrower@millermast.com Attorney for Applicant Published in The Holmes County Bargain Hunter February 29, March 07, 14, 2020
LEGAL NOTICE FOR PUBLICATION CLINT M. LEIBOLT ADMINISTRATOR OF THE ESTATE OF MICHAEL WRIGHT 60 W. Second Street P. O. Box 127 Ashland, OH 44805 Plaintiff, v. BETTY CUTWRIGHT, et al. 22709 Lake Shore Blvd. Apt. 253C Euclid, Ohio 44126 Case No. 20PC002 JUDGE THOMAS C. LEE COMPLAINT FOR DETERMINATION OF HEIRSHIP To the Unknown Heirs of Michael Wright: You are hereby notified that Clint M. Leibolt, Administrator of the Estate of Michael Wright has filed a complaint in the Holmes County Court of Common Pleas, Probate Division. The address of the Court is 1 East Jackson Street, Ste. 201, Millersburg, Ohio 44654. Said case is entitled Clint M. Leibolt, Administrator of the Estate of Michael Wright. vs. Betty Cutwright, et al., Case No. 2018 ES 033 and is referred to herein as the “Complaint.” The Plaintiff alleges in said Complaint that Michael Wright became deceased in Holmes County, Ohio on or about February 18, 2018. There is an estate that has been opened in his name, being Holmes County Probate Case No. 2018 ES 033. Michael Wright did not have a will and died intestate. The Complaint alleges that Michael Wright had no children, and that he was the son of Betty Jean Wright (Cosby) and Robert Lee Wright, both deceased. The Complaint then sets forth the known next of kin of Michael Wright and alleges that pursuant to Chapter 2123 and Section 2105.06 of the Ohio Revised Code, the Plaintiff is entitled to a determination of heirship of Michael Wright. Further, the Complaint demands that the named Defendants should inherit all of the assets of the estate of Michael Wright in fractions that are set forth in the Complaint. This notice shall be published one day each week for six weeks. If you believe you are an heir of Michael Wright, you shall have 28 days from the date of the last publication to file an answer setting forth your rights in the Holmes County Court of Common Pleas, Probate Division. Your failure to file setting forth your rights will operate as a permanent bar to further claims. You should reference this case caption and the case number Case No. 2018 ES 033. The date of the last publication shall be April 04, 2020. Thereafter, the matter will be set for hearing. At the hearing, which may be made by commission (the Court may appoint an attorney as commissioner to hear the case) or the case may be heard by the judge in open court [See O.R.C. §2123.05], it will be incumbent upon the Plaintiff to present evidence with respect to the family tree and other evidence that Plaintiff may be able to obtain with respect to information concerning deceased heirs. If the Court is satisfied from the evidence, it may make the finding of the heirs and their interest. (See O.R.C. §2123.05). Once judgment is rendered, the Administrator of the Estate, Clint M. Leibolt, may distribute pursuant to the court’s findings. (See O.R.C. §2123.07). Respectfully submitted, CRITCHFIELD, CRITCHFIELD & JOHNSTON, LTD. By: Clint M. Leibolt (S.Ct. #0086570) Attorneys for Plaintiff 60 W. Second Street, P.O. Box 127 Ashland, Ohio 44805 Phone: 419-289-6888 Fax: 419-281-2461 Email: leibolt@ccj.com Published in The Holmes County Bargain Hunter on February 29, March 07, 14, 21, 28, April 04, 2020.
LEGAL NOTICE MEGARGEL ESKRIDGE & MULLINS, LLP 231 SOUTH CHESTNUT STREET, RAVENNA, OH 44266 In the Court of Common Pleas, Probate Division, 1 East Jackson Street, Suite 203, Millersburg, Holmes County, Ohio. Case No. 20PC003 Ralph C. Megargel, Administrator of the Estate of Jerry Evans, Plaintiff, vs. Bridgett Evans Myles, et al., Defendants. To The Defendants, William Johnson, Kelley Johnson, Michele Meager Fowler aka Michele Reusser, Unknown Next of Kin/Heirs At Law of Katheryn Lucken, Unknown Next of Kin/Heirs At Law of George Earl Johnson, Unknown Next of Kin/Heirs At Law of Norman Meager, Unknown Next of Kin/Heirs At Law of Daniel L. Evans and Gerogianna Mcmillen (maiden—married Evans), Unknown Next of Kin/Heirs at Law of Elizabeth Jane Evans, Unknown Next of Kin/Heirs at Law of David Eugene Johnson, and Unknown Next of Kin/Heirs at Law of Jerry Evans, whose present locations are unknown and cannot with reasonable diligence be ascertained: Plaintiff brought this action naming you as a Defendant in the above-named Court by filing its Verified Complaint to Determine Heirs on February 26, 2020. The object of the Verified Complaint is to determine the heirs at law and next of kin of Jerry Evans, date of death January 19, 2018, late of 8067 Township Road 334, Millersburg, Holmes County, Ohio for distribution of the intestate estate pursuant to R.C. Chapter 2105 et seq. in Holmes County Probate Case No. 18ES022. The relief demanded is for the Probate Judge to determine who are or were the heirs or next of kin of the decedent, entitled by law in this state to inherit the estate according to the provisions of Ohio Revised Code §§2123.01 to 2123.07. You are required to Answer the Verified Complaint within twenty-eight (28) days after the last publication of this Notice, which will be published once a week for six (6) consecutive weeks, with the last publication to be made on the 11th day of April, 2020. In case of your failure to Answer or otherwise respond as permitted by the Ohio Rules of Civil Procedure within the time stated, judgment by default will be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. By: CECILY J. MULLINS, Attorney for Plaintiff. Published in The Holmes County Bargain Hunter on March 07, 14, 21, 28, April 04, 11, 2020.
LEGAL NOTICE IN THE HOLMES COUNTY MUNICIPAL COURT, HOLMES COUNTY, OHIO First-Knox National Bank, Division of The Park National Bank, Plaintiff, v. Lyubomir Lotut, Jr., Defendant. Case No. CVF1900213 JUDGE HYDE NOTICE OF PUBLICATION To: Lyubomir Lotut, Jr., whose current whereabouts are unknown: You are hereby notified that you have been named as a defendant in a legal action entitled First-Knox National Bank, Division of The Park National Bank, plaintiff vs. Lyubomir Lotut, Jr., defendant. This action filed by First-Knox National Bank, Division of The Park National Bank, has been assigned case number CVF1900213 and is pending in Holmes County Municipal Court, 1 East Jackson Street, Millersburg, OH 44654. The object of the complaint is to collect a debt based upon a promissory note executed by you in favor of First-Knox National Bank with regard to a 2004 Dodge Truck, Vin# 3D7KU28C84G119199. You are required to answer the complaint within 28 days after the last publication of this notice which will be published once each week for three successive weeks. The last publication will be made March 21, 2020 and the 28 days for answer will commence on that date. In case of your failure to answer or otherwise respond as required by the Ohio Rules of Civil Procedure, judgment by default will be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint. Dated: February 13, 2020 Adam B. Landon, Esq. (S. Ct. #0073949) Attorney for Plaintiff 10 South Gay Street, P.O. Box 469 Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 Telephone: (740) 397-4040 Email: landon@ccj.com Published in The Holmes County Bargain Hunter on March 07, 14, 21, 2020.
LEGAL NOTICE Sale of Real Estate Holmes County Foreclosure Auction. Case# 19CV063. Freedom Mortgage Corporation vs Strouse, Ryan K. , et al. .The description of the property to be sold is as follows: Property Address: 125 North Grant Street, Millersburg, Holmes, Ohio, 44654; Legal Description: Full Legal Listed on Public Website; Parcel Number:07-01126.000 07-01940.000 Bidding will be available only on www.Auction.com opening on 03/24/2020 at 10:00 AM for a minimum of 7 days. Property may be sold on a provisional sale date should the third party purchaser fail to provide their deposit within the allotted time. Provisional Sale date: 04/07/2020 at 10:00 AM. Sales subject to cancellation. The deposit required is $5000.00 to be paid by wire transfer within 2 hours of the sale ending. No cash is permitted. Purchaser shall be responsible for those costs, allowances, and taxes that the proceeds of the sale are insufficient to cover. To view all sale details and terms for this property visit www.Auction.com and enter the Search Code 19CV063 into the search bar. Published in The Holmes County Bargain Hunter on February 29, March 07 and March 14, 2020.