Monday, March 26, 2012

the funeral of Princess Maria Anna of Saxony

The funeral of Princess Maria Anna of Saxony, who died on March 13 at the age of 82, was held on Saturday at the Sankt Maria Thalkirchen in Munich.

A requiem funeral mass was celebrated by six priests.  The princess was laid to rest in the Ostfriedhof cemetery in Munich.

The mourners included the late Princess' three sons, Prince Alexander, the heir to the headship of the royal house of Saxony,  Prince Friedrich Wilhelm and Prince Karl August and their families."

Prince Alexander of Saxon-Gessaphe said: "A wonderful wife, dear mother and grandmother of six grandchildren, is now with God."

HRH Princess Maria Anna of Saxony, a granddaughter of the last King of Saxony, died from heart disease.

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