Per Capita System / Representation
PA: Issue, whether of decedent, decedent's parents or others, take per capita if all are of the same degree of relationship. Otherwise, they take by representation.
BUT: Gift in will or trust can designate "by right of representation" -- in that case, intent honored.
PER CAPITA: Share not created for the deceased member. Shares of other, living members increased.
REPRESENTATION: If member deceased and survived by any descendants, then that deceased beneficiary’s descendants will take “by representation”