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Meghan Markle Wipes Away Tears During Queen Elizabeth II’s Funeral

The late monarch’s casket departed to Windsor Castle following Monday’s funeral.

Meghan Markle was noticeably emotional at Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral.On Monday morning (September 19),

According to Page Six, the Duchess of Sussex was seen wiping away tears while the late monarch’s coffin was transferred into a hearse at Wellington Arch. From there, the casket departed for its final journey to Windsor Castle.

Other members of the royal family also watched as pallbearers lifted the Queen’s coffin from the State Gun Carriage and loaded it into the back of the Jaguar hearse.

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Markle wore diamond-and-pearl earrings she was gifted by Queen Elizabeth II as well as a Stella McCartney dress she had previously worn to honor the Queen on a separate occasion.

Earlier in the day, Markle and husband Prince Harry were at Westminster Abbey where they sat in the second row for the funeral service.

Queen Elizabeth II died on September 8 at the age of 96 after a 70-year reign on the throne – the longest ever of any British monarch. Following her death, her son, Charles, became king.

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