You have a lot of issues here, like 23 to be exact. This type of estate will not be easy. It is imperative that the estate retain an experienced estates attorney to assist in the estate administration.
For a sense of what is involved in administering an estate in most states, please see the following two articles: Estate & Probate Administration: Do Not Try This On Your Own at http://www.sjfpc.com/page1.html and Pennsylvania Probate & Estate Administration: Executor Duties at http://www.sjfpc.com/pennsylvania_probate_estate__administration_duties_of_executor_and_administrator.html
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