Prince Andrew‘s ex-wife, Sarah Ferguson, has paid tribute to Queen Elizabeth II following her death on Thursday. The Duchess of York took to Twitter to praise her late mother-in-law for her immense impact on the UK and Commonwealth and honour their personal relationship as well. READ MORE: Queen Elizabeth's Death: Meghan Markle Not Part of 'Emotional Family Reunion' “She has given her whole life selflessly to the people of the UK & the Commonwealth,” Ferguson penned. “To me, she was the most incredible mother-in-law and friend.
I will always be grateful to her for the generosity she showed me in remaining close to me even after my divorce.” In a follow-up tweet, the royal revealed, “I will miss her more than words can express.” Ferguson married Prince Andrew, the Queen’s second eldest son, in 1986, however, the Duke and Duchess of York, split up in 1992.
Despite their divorce, they have remained friends and Ferguson has remained a close member of the royal family. READ MORE: Sir Patrick Stewart Mourns Queen Elizabeth and Reacts to Charles Becoming King (Exclusive) The former royal couple share two daughters, Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie, who are among the Queen’s eight grandchildren.Read more on etcanada.com