My mother passed away leaving a will and her sister as Executor but the Sister left us. What do we do?

Full Question:

My mother passed away leaving a will and her sister as Executor. My aunt left us and I dont know what shes doing. What do I do now?
04/25/2017   |   Category: Wills and Estates   |   State: New York   |   #36323

Answer:

If the Will was probated then you could file to have her removed as executrix and have someone else appointed that can be a child if an adult. If the Will has not been probated it could be probated and another person appointed instead of her and then seek to discover assets, etc.