“To me, she was the most amazing mother-in-law and buddy,” composed Fergie, who stated she was “sad” over the news of the longest-reigning British queen’s death.
Sarah Ferguson is grieving the death of Queen Elizabeth II, who died on Thursday at the age of 96.
In the wake of the news of the queen’s death, the Duchess of York — who is the ex-wife of Prince Andrew — published a touching homage to her late mother-in-law on Twitter, honoring the Queen for her “remarkable tradition” and for her “kindness” following Fergie’s divorce from Prince Andrew.
Queen Elizabeth II Dead at 96 — World Mourns
“I am sad by the death of Her Majesty the Queen,” Ferguson, 62, started. “She leaves a remarkable tradition: the most wonderful example of task and service and steadfastness, and a consistent steadying existence as our president for more than 70 years.”
“She has actually provided her entire life selflessly to individuals of the UK & the Commonwealth,” she continued. “To me, she was the most amazing mother-in-law and buddy. I will constantly be grateful to her for the kindness she revealed me in staying near me even after my divorce.”
“I will miss her more than words can reveal,” Ferguson included.
In 1986, Ferguson wed Queen Elizabeth II’s 2nd kid, Prince Andrew. The previous couple — who share children Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie — separated in 1992 and separated in 1996.
Although Ferguson and Prince Andrew’s split was the topic of much limelights, she has actually kept a close relationship with the royal household.
On Thursday, Buckingham Palace revealed the queen had actually passed away in Scotland with the royal household tweeting: “The Queen passed away in harmony at Balmoral this afternoon. The King and The Queen Accompaniment will stay at Balmoral this night and will go back to London tomorrow.”
The news came simply hours after the palace stated the queen had actually been positioned under medical guidance, with medical professionals “worried” over her wellness.
Elizabeth rose the throne at age 25 in 1952 after the abrupt death of her daddy King George VI. Judgment for 70 years, Queen Elizabeth II is Britain’s longest-reigning queen.
Following the queen’s death, each oldest kid, Charles, is the brand-new King — King Charles II.
He launched his own declaration in the wake of his mom’s death, stating the death of his “cherished Mom, Her Majesty The Queen, is a minute of terrific unhappiness for me and all members of my household.”
“We grieve exceptionally the death of a valued Sovereign and a much-loved Mom,” he continued. “I understand her loss will be deeply felt throughout the nation, the Realms and the Commonwealth, and by numerous individuals around the globe.”
“Throughout this duration of grieving and modification, my household and I will be comforted and sustained by our understanding of the regard and deep love in which The Queen was so extensively held,” he concluded.