Princess Christina of the Netherlands died on 16 August 2019 at the age of 72, after suffering from bone cancer according to the Dutch Royal House.
On 20 August 2019, Princess Christina’s coffin was taken to the mourning chapel of the Fagel’s Garden Pavilion at Noordeinde Palace for a private service.
Her three sisters Princess Beatrix, Princess Irene and Princess Margriet, visited the chapel top pay their respects together with Peter von Vollenhoven (Princess Margriet’s husband) and Princess Christina’s children Bernardo Guillermo, Nicolás Guillermo and Juliana Guillermo.
The remains of Princess Christina will be cremated on Thursday.
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The Fagel’s Garden Pavilion at Noordeinde Palace.Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images
The chapel is decorated with sunflowers – Princess Christina’s favourite flowers.Embed from Getty Images
Mourning chapel with the coffin of Princess Christina.Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images
The Princess held numerous national honors and two foreign honors. She was a member of the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Oak Crown of Luxembourg and Member Grand Cross of the Order of the Three Divine Powers of Nepal.Embed from Getty Images
Flowers from King Willem-Alexander, Queen Maxima and their daughters Princess Catharina-Amalia, Princess Alexia and Princess Ariane.Embed from Getty Images
Flowers from Princess Margriet’s children: Prince Maurits, Prince Bernhard, Prince Pieter-Christiaan and Prince Floris.Embed from Getty Images
Flowers from Princess Christina’s children: Bernardo, Nicolás and Juliana.
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