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Old 03-10-2013, 08:50 AM
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Death and Funeral of Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland; March 10 & 16, 2013




HRH Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland

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I'm opening this thread following the announcement that HRH Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland has passed away.

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Old 03-10-2013, 01:06 PM
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Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland Death and Funeral

The Swedish daily "Dagens Nyheter" reports tonight that Princess Lilian has passed away. There are no official statement from the Royal Court.

Prinsessan Lilian har avlidit - DN.SE
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Old 03-10-2013, 01:19 PM
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The Royal Court has announced that H.R.H. Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland has passed away on Sunday March 10th, in an age of 97 years.

H.K.H. Prinsessan Lilian har avlidit - Sveriges Kungahus [NS4 version]
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Old 03-10-2013, 01:22 PM
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http://www.aftonbladet.se/nyheter/article16392327.ab
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Old 03-10-2013, 01:26 PM
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Sad news for the Swedish Royal Family,may she rest in peace.
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I'm terribly sad. I always liked the Duchess of Halland.

May she's resting in peace, with Prince Bertil.
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Old 03-10-2013, 01:32 PM
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Lovely photos of princess Lilian.
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Old 03-10-2013, 01:46 PM
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Sad news. RIP Princess Lilian. She is now re-united with her beloved husband Prince Bertil.
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Old 03-10-2013, 01:49 PM
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Such sad news. RIP Princess Lilian. She will be greatly missed by her family
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Old 03-10-2013, 01:51 PM
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Lillian and Bertil - a true love story. RIP
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Old 03-10-2013, 01:56 PM
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Princess Lilian - the saddest Royal death so far in 2013.

I'm really sad. She was great. She and Prince Bertil had a true love story.
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Oh my god, what a shock. May she rest in peace.
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Old 03-10-2013, 02:03 PM
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Rest In Peace Princess Lillian.
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Good that she doesn't suffer anymore.
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Countess Marianne Bernadotte tells to Expressen: "I was called by one of the family. I went to see Lilian a month ago in her home where she was cared for the whole time. I sat at her bedside and spoke to her. I do not know how much she understood because she was very fatigued. She was very tired, but it was not so strange because she was so old, 97 years old", says Marianne Bernadotte.

Countess Gunnila Bernadotte, whose husband count Carl-Johan died last year, was also called by the royal family: "Lilian and I were very good friends. She was a wonderful person, we had so much fun together. I knew her before she married Prince Bertil and I have visited Lillian every time I have been Stockholm. Unfortunately Lillian has been ill for many years", says Gunnila Bernadotte.
Lilians svägerska om sista mötet: "Var trött" | Nyheter | Expressen | Senaste nytt - Nyheter Sport Nöje TV
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Princess Lilian - the saddest Royal death so far in 2013.

I'm really sad. She was great. She and Prince Bertil had a true love story.
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Sad news for the Swedish royal family. I truly admired her and Prince Bertil's love story. May she rest in peace.
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She was a truly Grande Dame and will be terribly missed ...
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May she rest in peace. She seemed such a lovely woman, and a very important person for the SRF.
I wish all them strengh after this loss.
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RIP Princess Lilian, at last you are reunited with Prince Bertil.

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