October 10, 2023
11Guardianship Doesn’t End When the Ward Dies
The death of an incapacitated ward does not immediately end a guardianship or a guardianship proceeding. Texas law requires the settlement of a guardianship after a ward’s death, which may involve resolving pending reimbursement claims, fee requests, accountings, and other unfinished business.  The In re Semrad, No. 01-21-00491-CV (Tex. App.–Houston [1st. Dist.] 2023) case provides...