Monday, February 16, 2015

José Antonio Mestre Has Died

José Antonio Mestre, older brother of Grand Duchess Maria Teresa, died today in Miami, Florida, the cour grand-ducale announced this evening. He was 62 years old. In 2011, he spent eight days in a coma after suffering cardiovascular problems. José Antonio Mestre is survived by three siblings, Grand Duchess Maria Teresa as well as a brother, Luis Mestre, and another sister, Catalina.

In other sad news, Archduchess Adélaïde of Austria, daughter-in-law of Luxembourg's Princess Marie-Astrid, mourns the loss of her grandmother. Annick Drapé died on February 13. The funeral service will take place at the église Saint-François-Xavier in Paris in three days.


  1. Said a little prayer for their souls' repose. My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time.

  2. I would like to have this picture without numbers