1

First Priority:

The costs of administration.

2

Second Priority:

The family exemption

3

Third Priority

The costs of the decedent's funeral and burial, and the costs of medicines furnished to him within six months of his death, of medical or nursing services performed for him within that time, of hospital services including maintenance provided him within that time, of services provided under the medical assistance program provided within that time and of services performed for him by any of his employees within that time

4

Fourth Priority

The cost of a gravemarker.

5

Fifth Priority

Rents for the occupancy of the decedent's residence for six months immediately prior to his death.

6

Sixth Priority

Claims by the Commonwealth and the political subdivisions of the Commonwealth.

7

Seventh or Last Priority

All other claims.