News and Events - November 2009
ROYAL FAMILY VISITS LIBERTYVILLE MONASTERY AND GRAVE OF KING PETER II
Libertyville, IL - Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander II, Crown Princess Katherine, Prince Peter, Prince Philip and Prince Alexander visited the See of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America and the grave of His Majesty the late King Peter II of Yugoslavia, at the Saint Sava Monastery in Libertyville, Illinois. His Eminence Metropolitan Christopher of Libertyville-Chicago Metropolitanate led the prayers for His Majesty King Peter II.
His Majesty King Peter II of Yugoslavia is the only King buried in the United States. It is planned that His Majesty’s remains will be brought back to Serbia to rest at the Royal Family’s Mausoleum in Oplenac where the other members of the Royal Family are buried.
Crown Prince Alexander is the only son of His Majesty King Peter II. Their Royal Highnesses Prince Peter, Prince Philip and Prince Alexander are the grandsons of His Majesty King Peter.