The Bucks County office of the Register of Wills has been in turmoil lately. There is no incumbent running and the office could certainly use a clean sweep.
Donna M. Caracappa is the Democratic candidate for the office. The Bucks Democratic organization gives her biography as:
Donna Caracappa brings twenty-five years of municipal administrative and finance experience to the race for Registerr of Wills. She previously worked in the courthouse as Tax Administrator for the County of Bucks where she was responsible for the daily reconciliation of all Real Estate Tax Accounts and managed the county’s elected tax collectors. She is currently the elected tax collector in Penndel and previously was Penndel Borough’s Municipal Manager and Middletown Township’s Finance Director. She is also Branch Service Representative for the Police and Fire Federal Credit Union and a former Member of the Board of Directors of the Bucks County Employees’ Credit Union. Ms. Caracappa lives with her family in Penndel.
The job is described as: The principal duties of the register of wills, who also acts as the clerk of the Orphan’s Court division, is to probate wills and to accept for filing all documents necessary to complete the administration of a decedent’s estate.