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You will need to motion the probate court to reopen the estate.This is not uncommon and the court will do so and reissue any necessary letters of authority.You will likely need to amend the inventory as well to show the funds coming into the estate and then being disbursed.If you had lawyer for the estate you can get them to help you here.This is the legal procedure to remedy this.
If you want to take a crack at this yourself here are the forms.
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