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In the Matter of the Estate of Kevin L. Barz, Deceased.
Brad Staley and Susan Staley, Appellants.
Attorney for Appellants
Brian D. Miller
Attorney for Appellees
Julie L. Vyskocil
Court of Appeals
Court of Appeals Opinion
Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Franklin County, Rustin Davenport, Judge. AFFIRMED. Heard by Vaitheswaran, P.J., and Tabor and Badding, JJ. Opinion by Vaitheswaran, P.J. (9 pages)
Creditors appeal the district court’s approval of settlement of wrongful death claims by an estate’s co-executors, contending “the parties disagree about the meaning of Iowa Code section 633.336” (2019). OPINION HOLDS: Upon our review, we affirm the district court’s order.