• Surrogate's Court, New York County
  • 16/2538
  • Feb 22 2017 (Date Decided)
  • Surrogate Anderson
ESTATE OF JANET RAMON, Deceased (16/2538) — A hearing is required in this administration proceeding to determine whether decedent's spouse is disqualified on the ground of abandonment (EPTL §5-1.2[a][5]). It appears from the record that the spouse is unable to appear at a hearing. Accordingly, the court deems him under a disability with respect to representing his own interests at the hearing, and appoints a guardian ad litem for that purpose (SCPA §401[2]).

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