How do I stop foreclosure on a property that I am legal heir to but the bank does not recognize me as the rightful owner?

Question Details:

My mother was the original borrower but she died last year. I had been paying the mortgage until I fell behind and needed some assistance. I have documentation from probate court in another state acknowledging me as my mother's legal heir to her estate. What do I do?

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