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Saturday, February 09, 2019

Caroline Countess of Lonsdale 1943-2019

_. Caroline, Countess of Lonsdale, who died 8 February, 2019, aged 75, was the widow of the 7th Earl of Lonsdale.

She was born Caroline Sheila Ley, 10 May, 1943, scion of the Ley baronets, daughter of Sir Gerald Ley, 3rd Baronet (1902-80) by his wife the former Rosemary Catherine Macpherson (1905-77), descended from the Capell Brooke baronets; married 1975, as his fourth and final wife, the 7th Earl of Lonsdale (1922-2006), by whom she had two children, a son and a daughter.

Funeral Service and Interment at St Michael's Church, Lowther, Penrith, Cumbria on Wednesday 6 March, 2019.

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