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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Baroness Keith of Castleacre (d 2014)
. The Baroness Keith of Castleacre, who died 12 August, 2014, aged 91, was the fourth wife, and widow, of the life peer the Baron Keith of Castleacre (1916-2004). Lady Keith was the main female beneficiary under the will of J Paul Getty.
She was the former Penelope A. Steele, dau of Maj Gerald Steele, and married firstly, in 1942, John Harvey Trevor Boteler (b 1908, d); 2ndly, in 1944, to Robert Kitson (1918-96), 3rdly, in 1973, as his 2nd wife, Group Capt Patrick David de Laszlo (1909-80). They later divorced. She married fourthly, 2 Feb, 2002, as his fourth wife, Kenneth Alexander Keith, the Baron Keith of Castleacre (Life Peer 1979), who died 1 Sept, 2004. Her daughter, Juliet Kitson, was the first wife of the 8th Marquess Conyngham.