Forgery

Lastly, we may take the case of the “absent Testator” to the extreme, as occurs with a forged Will, where a wrong-doer signs a Will in the name of another.

Representative Washington cases:

  • Estate of Hastings, 4 Wn. App. 649 (1971).
  • Estate of Campbell, 47 Wn.2d 610 (1955).
  • Estate of Zimmerli, 162 Wash. 243 (1931).
  • Estate of Connolly, 89 Wash. 168 (1916).