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Resignation of Trustee


WHEREAS, [SETTLOR] was the Settlor and [TRUSTEE] is the Trustee of a certain Trust Agreement dated the [DATE] established for the benefit of [BENEFICIARY]; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to Paragraph ... of ARTICLE ......... of said Trust Agreement, the Trustee has the right to resign at any time upon written notice given to the Settlor if the Settlor is then living or in the event of the Settlor's death, upon written notice to the legal representative of his estate, if any, and in the event that there shall be none, to his surviving spouse; and

WHEREAS, the Settlor is not now living, nor is there a legal representative of his estate, but the Settlor's spouse, [NAME OF SPOUSE], is now living.

NOW, THEREFORE, pursuant to the provision of said Trust Agreement, the undersigned, in his capacity as Trustee, does hereby resign effective as of the date hereof.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this [DATE]




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