Everlasting love. King Charles III, Prince Harry and more members of the royal family paid tribute to Queen Elizabeth II after her death.Buckingham Palace confirmed the queen’s death on Thursday, September 8, saying in a statement that she “died peacefully” at Balmoral Castle in Scotland.News of the sovereign’s passing comes after Elizabeth chose to stay in Scotland to formally appoint Britain’s new prime minister, Liz Truss, instead of returning to Windsor Castle due to “mobility issues.”Days after the ceremony, Buckingham Palace announced that Her Majesty’s medical team put her under “supervision” amid her declining health. Prince William, Prince Charles, Duchess Camilla, and Harry all traveled to Balmoral, Scotland, to be with the monarch on September 8.More than a year before her death, Prince Philip was laid to rest in April 2021 at the age of 99.
A source exclusively told Us at the time that the queen, who met Philip when she was just 13 years old in 1939, was “heartbroken” over her husband’s death, whom she wed in 1947.“Elizabeth has found it cathartic to soak up all the well-wishes and tributes to the man she loved unconditionally for countless decades,” a second insider told Us after Philip’s passing. “Seeing how many lives he touched has been nothing short of extraordinary.”Elizabeth, who was the longest-reigning monarch in U.K.
history, mourned her husband’s death for eight days in accordance with tradition but took a pause to briefly return to work on April 13, 2021, to host a retirement ceremony for her former Lord Chamberlain, The Earl Peel.Read more on usmagazine.com