Queen Elizabeth II, the longest serving ruler of England died aged 96 on Thursday September 8.
The late Queen’s state burial service is expected to take place at Westminster Abbey following which she will laid to rest at Windsor Castle’s King George VI Memorial. Her resting place will be next to late spouse Prince Philip who also passed away a year ago.
The King George VI Memorial is also the resting place of Queen Elizabeth’s parents, King George VI, who died in 1952, and Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, who died in 2002, as well as her sister, Princess Margaret, who additionally passed on in 2002.
While Prince Philip’s remaining parts are currently at the Royal Vault at St. George’s Chapel, reports have expressed that they will be moved to join the Queen at the King George VI commemoration.
Accolades have been pouring in for the Queen from world leaders across the globe as they have been honoring her for her duty and service throughout the long term. The Queen’s demise was affirmed by the Royal family in a statement that was posted on Twitter on Thursday.
The statement also addressed Prince Charles’ new title as it read,
“The King and The Queen Consort will remain at Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow.”
Many members of the Royal family raced to Balmoral on Thursday after reports of health concerns connected with the Queen were reported. Prince Harry who was on a work visit in Germany with spouse Meghan Markle also made a beeline for Scotland.