Generally, creditors can expect to have their claims satisfied after a timely filing of the proper form with the California probate court according to the following order of priority:
Expenses of administration Obligations secured by a mortgage, deed of trust, or other lien Funeral expenses Expenses of last illness Family allowance Wage claims General debts
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