Gen. No. 9,987.

5 Ill. App.2d 61 (1955)

124 N.E.2d 624

In the Matter of Last Will and Testament of Mary Gleeson, Deceased. Con Colbrook, Trustee Under Last Will and Testament of Mary Gleeson, Deceased, Petitioner-Appellee, v. Helen Black et al., Respondents-Appellants.

Appellate Court of Illinois — Third District.

Released for publication March 7, 1955.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

H. Ogden Brainard, of Charleston, and Provine & Miley, of Taylorville, for appellants.

Hershey & Bliss, of Taylorville, for appellee; Rolland F. Tipsword, of counsel.

MR. PRESIDING JUSTICE CARROLL delivered the opinion of the court.

Mary Gleeson, who died testate on February 14, 1952, owned, among other properties, 160 acres of farm land in Christian county, Illinois. By her will admitted to probate March 29, 1952, she nominated Con Colbrook, petitioner-appellee (who will be referred to herein as petitioner), executor thereof. Petitioner was also appointed as trustee under the will and the residuary estate, including the aforesaid...

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