His Serene Highness Johann Georg von Hohenzollern sadly passed away. He was married to HRH Princess Birgitta of Sweden, sister of HM The King Carl Gustaf XVI of Sweden. The Royal Family of Romania, Senior Branch (who has remained in continued good relations with the Hohenzollern Princely House) was represented by HRH Princess Lia of Romania at the funeral in the Hohenzollern Church in Sigmaringen and reception at the castle. Seated together were the many distinguished guests such as Their Majesties The King Carl Gustaf XVI and Queen Silvia, their son, Prince Carl Phillip of Sweden, His Imperial Highness Prince Georg of Prussia, members of the Romanov Family and numerous Fursts of the German Princely Families. He was a cousin and one of the best friends of HRH Prince Paul of Romania.