_. The Hon Mrs Raymond Fox-Strangways died 7 April, 2020, aged 99. She was the mother of the Earl of Ilchester.
She was born Margaret Vera Force, daughter of James Force, of N Surrey, BC, Canada, and married 25 February, 1941, the Hon Raymond George Fox-Strangways [1921-2005], second son of the 8th Earl of Ilchester [1887-1970], by his wife the former Laure Georgine Emilie Mazaraki [died 1970]; by whom she had issue, two sons, Robin [born 1942], and Paul Andre [born 1950]. The elder son, Robin Maurice Fox-Strangway [born 2 Sept, 1942], succeeded his uncle as 10th Earl of Ilchester, 2 July, 2006.
The funeral took place at Taunton Deane Crematorium, 22 April, 2020.