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Thursday, January 31, 2013

Hon Mrs Rosemary Dorothy Marion Eden 1928-2013

_.The Hon Mrs Rosemary Eden, who died 27 January, 2013, aged 85, was the wife of the Hon Ronald John Eden (1931-2006), scion of the Barons Auckland (Peerage of Ireland, cr 1789, & Peerage of GB, cr 1793), and was descended from the Barons Petre (Peerage of England, cr 1603).

She was born Rosemary Dorothy Marion Crowder, in 1928, daughter of Sir John Frederick Ellenborough Crowder (1890-1961) sometime Conservative MP for Fincley (his successor in that constituency was Margaret Thatcher), by his wife the former Florence Gertrude Petre (b 1893), and married Ronald Eden in 1957. He died 10 Dec, 2006. She leaves issue, Henry Vane Eden (b 1958), and Edward John Edeb (b 1959).

The funeral takes place at Cromlix House Chapel, Dunblane, 6 Feb.

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