While it is not quite clear, it appears as if your father is still alive. If so, his Will is totally irrelevant to anything, at least until he dies, assuming he chooses to not change it between now and then. It is not clear who is managing his IRA or under what authority but it is doubtful that it is as a Executor. Power of Attorney? Court appointed Guardian and/or Conservator? State law will govern the bond requirements for a court appointed fiduciary but a bond requirement is likely. You may also have an additional layer of bureaucracy to deal with in that whatever company is investing/maintaining the IRA may well have their own requirements of what they need before being willing to allow someone else to direct the account.
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