Estate Law Questions? Ask an Estate Lawyer.
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Ask Resthaven if they will accept the direction of the husband's sister.
If not, then some interested party will need to retain locla counsel to file a petition to open an estate and be appointed representative so that the authority to place the ashes can be given.
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