PROBATE COURT OF DEFIANCE COUNTY, OHIO
IN THE MATTER OF GUARDIANSHIP OF ________________________________________
Case No. _______________________
EMERGENCY LETTERS OF GUARDIANSHIP
____________________________________________________ an □ Incompetent □ Minor.
Guardian’s powers are:
All powers conferred by the laws of Ohio and rules of this Court over the ward’s:
□ Person and Estate
□ Person Only
□ Estate Only
to authorize or approve the provision to the ward of medical, health, or other
professional care, counsel, treatment or services unless the ward or an
interested party files objections with the probate court, or the court, by rule
or order, provides otherwise.
Those guardianship powers, until revoked, are for an:
Indefinite time period
Definite time period to _______________________________________________
The above-named Guardian has the power conferred by law to do and perform all the duties of
Guardian as described. No expenditures shall be made without prior Court authorization.
Jeffrey A. Strausbaugh, Judge
NOTICE TO FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS
Funds being held in the name of the within-named Ward shall not be released to Guardian without a Court order
directing release of a specific fund and amounts thereof.
CERTIFICATE OF APPOINTMENT AND INCUMBENCY
The above document is a true copy of the original kept by me as custodian of this Court. It
constitutes the appointment and letters of authority of the named guardian, who is qualified and acting in