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Old 02-21-2016, 05:38 AM
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Countess Charlotte von Hohenau died on 12 February 2016 at the age of 98.

She was born in Berlin on 11 March 1917 and was the daughter of Count Wilhelm von Hohenau and of his first wife, née Countess Anna Henckel von Donnersmarck; she had also one brother, who died aged 21 in 1940, killed in action during WW2.
He grandfather, Count Friedrich von Hohenau, was the youngest child of Prince Albrecht of Prussia by his second and morganatic wife Rosalie von Rauch, who was created Countess von Hohenau in 1853.
Countess Charlotte was unmarried and didn't have issue. She was the last surviving member of the Hohenau family.

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Old 02-21-2016, 06:08 AM
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Countess Charlotte von Hohenau died on 12 February 2016 at the age of 98.

She was born in Berlin on 11 March 1917 and was the daughter of Count Wilhelm von Hohenau and of his first wife, née Countess Anna Henckel von Donnersmarck; she had also one brother, who died aged 21 in 1940, killed in action during WW2.
He grandfather, Count Friedrich von Hohenau, was the youngest child of Prince Albrecht of Prussia by his second and morganatic wife Rosalie von Rauch, who was created Countess von Hohenau in 1853.
Countess Charlotte was unmarried and didn't have issue. She was the last surviving member of the Hohenau family.

Charlotte Gräfin von Hohenau : Traueranzeige : Norddeutsche Rundschau
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I liked it that her great love for her horses was mentioned in the death announcement.
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Old 02-27-2016, 11:16 AM
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Countess Bernadetta Kinsky von Wchinitz und Tettau, née Countess von Merveldt, passed away on 14 February 2016, aged 93.

She was born on 29 December 1922 and has been married from 1947 until he died in 2011 to Count Josef Kinsky von Whinitz un Tettau (1913-2011). They became parents of two sons, František and Antonín (who predeceased his mother in 2012).
She is survived by her son František, daughter-in-law Martina, grandchildren Kristian and Barbora (with her husband Alexej Jaroš and children Alexis, Maximilian and Sofia), as well as by her sister Countess Anna von Thun und Hohenstein.

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Old 02-29-2016, 11:09 AM
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The Rt. Hon. Michael Bowes-Lyon, 18th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, passed away on 27 February 2016, aged 58.

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Countess Huberta von Galen, née Baroness von Schorlemer, passed away on 27 February 2016 at Münster-Handorf, at the age of 100.

She was born in Grundhof (Luxembourg) on 15 May 1915 an was married there in 1942 to Count Wilderich von Galen (1913-1967).
They were parents of six children (Franz, Octavie, Gabrielle, Huberta, Luitwin, Michael), of whom the eldest and the youngest predeceased their mother.
She is survived by four children, her children-in-law, 36 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren.

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Countess Marie-Blanche of Oultremont, nee Countess du Chastel de la Howarderie died in Opheylissem on 29 February.

She was born in Paris on 24 August 1921. She married Civilly in Ixelle on 26 May and religiously in Brussels on 14 June Count Adrien of Oultremont (1918-2005) [second of eight children and oldest son of Count Albert of Oultremont(1887-1946) & his wife Marguerite van de Werve d'Immerseel (1891-1992)] by whom she had two daughters: Sophie (b.1949, later wife of Count Christian of Ursel, b.1937, died a year ago) & Clotilde (b.1952, later wife of Prince Charles Louis de Merode, b.1948) eight grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.

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Count Nikolaus de la Fontaine und d'Harnoncourt-Unverzagt died this year.

He was born in 1929 as oldest child of Countess Ladislaja Maria Johanna Franziska von Meran (1899-1997) & her husband Count Eberhard de la Fontaine und d'Harnoncourt-Unverzagt (1896-1970.
He married 1953 Alice Hoffelner (b.1930) by whom he had four children: Elisabeth (b.1954), Philipp (b.1955), Eberhardt (1957-1990) & Franz (b.1961) as well as eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

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Old 03-23-2016, 05:51 AM
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He died on 5 March 2016, aged 86, at his house at Attersee.
He was a renowned cellist and conductor.

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The Dowager Countess of Portland, Countess von Bentinck und Waldeck-Limpurg, née Jenifer Hopkins, died on 23 March 2016 at Wexham Park Hospital. She was 79.

She was born in London on 13 May 1936 and married on 23 February 1974 to Henry Bentinck, Count von Bentinck und Waldeck-Limpurg, who in 1990 succeeded to a distant cousin as 11th Earl of Portland. They didn't have children together.
The Earl was previously married to Pauline Mellowes, with whom he had two daughters and one son (the current Earl).

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John Vane, 11th Baron Barnard, died yesterday at his family seat, Raby Castle. He was 92.

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Count Patrice de Mac Mahon died on 5 April 2016, aged 72.

He was born on 11 September 1943, the fourth child of Maurice de Mac Mahon, 3rd Duke de Magenta, and of his wife, née Countess Marguerite de Caraman-Chimay.
He was married since 1966 to Beatrix de Blanquet du Chayla, by whom he had four daughters.
He is survived by his wife, their daughters with their families, as well as by his younger sister Véronique.
His older siblings have all predeceased him; the only son of his older brother, Maurice, is the current and fifth Duke of Magenta.

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What caused Chiara Kunigl to die at such a young age.
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What caused Chiara Kunigl to die at such a young age.
I am not sure,but I think that it was suicide due to depression caused by some sort of mobbing,bullying...

If am not correct,please,correct me.
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Count Maurice de Cossé-Brissac died on 24 March 2016. He was 84.

He was born on 26 May 1931 in Paris, the second child of Count Charles de Cossé-Brissac and of his wife, née Herminie de Rohan-Chabot.
He married in 1958 to Béatrice Millin de Grandmaison (1934-1968), by whom he had one daughter, Hélène.
He is survived by her, her husband Friedrich Byloff, and by his three grandchildren with their families.

Avis de décès - Comte Maurice DE COSSÉ BRISSAC - Avis obsèques - Charmoy (71) - Charmoy (89) - Dans nos coeurs

His daughter Hélène has been married from 1981 until they divorced in 1991 to H.S.H. Prince Vincenz von und zu Liechtenstein, the eldest child of Prince Heinrich and his wife, née Archduchess Elisabeth of Austria. They were parents of two daughters, Adelheid (Countess Dominik von Coundenhove-Kalergi) and Hedwige (Countess Olivier de Quélen).
She later remarried to Friedrich Byloff, by whom she had one son, Artus.
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Chevalier Jack de Spirlet passed away at Woluwe-Saint-Lambert on 16 April 2016, aged 86.

He was born on 3 April 1930 and married on 9 October 1954 to Countess Anna Regina zu Stolberg-Stolberg (1927-2002), daughter of Count Bernhard and of his wife, Archduchess Hedwig of Austria. They became parents of three daughters and two sons; one daughter predeceased them in 1970, aged 10.
He is survived by his children Beatrice, Isabelle, Guy and Nicolas and their families.

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Horrible sadness has fallen on Prince Witold Michał Maria Czartoryski (b.1953) & his wife Krystyna Maria, nee Jastrzębiec (b.1950):

Their younger son, Konstanty Jerzy Maria (b.9 January 1985 in Monachium) died in Warsaw on 5 May.

Apart from parents he left older brother Witold Gustaw Paweł Maria (b.25 January 1983)

Source: Konstanty Jerzy Maria ks. Czartoryski na Klewaniu i ¯ukowie h. Pogoñ Litewska (M.J. Minakowski, Genealogia potomków Sejmu Wielkiego)
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So young :/ RIP

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Far too young indeed. Is it known if he was ill or was it accidental?
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Count Georg von Enzenberg zum Freyen und Jöchelsthurn passed away on 16 May 2016 at Misurina (Italy), aged 89.

He was born on 28 July 1926, the eldest child and only son of Count Georg Sieghard von Enzenberg zum Freyen und Jöchelsthurn and of his wife, née Donna Maria Francesca Lucchesi Palli (of the Princes of Campofranco).
He has been married from 1956 until her death to Princess Elisabeth Esterházy von Galántha (1931-2009). They didn't have children, but he adopted his nephew Count Michael von Goëß.

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