William, Kate, Harry and Meghan avoid seeing each other at the Queen’s funeral

The royal family gathered for the funeral of their beloved Queen Elizabeth on Monday.

While onlookers and mourners alike wondered if there would be a tense reunion between squabbling brothers Prince William, Prince Harry and their wives Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle, the “Fab Four” managed to avoid one during services.

During the service at St George’s Chapel, the new Prince and Princess of Wales’ children Charlotte, 7, and George, 9, separated the adults, apparently excluding them from the interaction.

Earlier in the day for the state funeral at Westminster Abbey, Harry and Meghan were snubbed and sat in the second row behind the royal family.

William, 40, Harry, 38, Meghan, 41, and Kate, 40, attended the ceremony on Monday along with the rest of the royal family. During the marches, the brothers stood close together and seemed united in their mourning to commemorate Her Majesty.

The Queen is buried with her husband Prince Philip in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. Only her immediate family will attend her private funeral.

Meghan, Prince Harry, Princess Charlotte, Kate Middleton, Prince George and Prince William
Meghan, Prince Harry, Princess Charlotte, Kate Middleton, Prince George and Prince William at St George’s Chapel.
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The children sat between the adults.
The children sat between the adults.
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King Charles III, Camilla, Queen Consort, Princess Anne, Princess Royal, Vice-Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence, Prince Andrew, Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Sophie, Countess of Wessex, (second row LR) Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, the Duchess of Sussex, Princess Beatrice, Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi and Lady Louise Windsor, (third row LR) Samuel Chatto, Arthur Chatto, Lady Sarah Chatto and Daniel Chatto in front of Queen Elizabeth II's coffin during Queen Elizabeth II's state funeral, held at Westminster Abbey on September 19, 2022 in London, England.  Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor was born on April 21, 1926 in Bruton Street, Mayfair, London.  She married Prince Philip in 1947 and acceded to the throne of the United Kingdom and Commonwealth on 6 February 1952 after the death of her father, King George VI.  Queen Elizabeth II died at Balmoral Castle in Scotland on 8 September 2022 and is succeeded by her eldest son, King Charles III.  (Photo by Dominic Lipinski - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
The royal family attended Queen Elizabeth’s funeral on Monday.
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The famous quartet reunited several times over the week following the Queen’s death.

On Saturday, Harry and William stood alongside their cousins ​​- Zara Tindall, Peter Phillips, Princess Beatrice, Princess Eugenie, Lady Louise Windsor and James, Viscount Severn at their beloved grandmother’s coffin – while their wives gazed out at Westminster Hall.

As Harry and Meghan are non-working royals, they were also “not invited” to the reception ahead of the funeral on September 17 – and only learned of the snub from the press.

The American-based couple were also part of the royal family’s procession that brought Her Majesty’s coffin from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Hall on September 14. After the coffin was brought in, the family got up for a short service together.

Prince William, Prince of Wales, Catherine, Princess of Wales, Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex
Prince William, Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have had a strained relationship over the years.
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LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Prince William, Prince of Wales, Prince George of Wales, Princess Charlotte of Wales, Catherine, Princess of Wales, Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex meanwhile follow the Queen's coffin Elizabeth II The State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey on September 19, 2022 in London, England.  Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor was born on April 21, 1926 in Bruton Street, Mayfair, London.  She married Prince Philip in 1947 and acceded to the throne of the United Kingdom and Commonwealth on 6 February 1952 after the death of her father, King George VI.  Queen Elizabeth II died at Balmoral Castle in Scotland on 8 September 2022 and is succeeded by her eldest son, King Charles III.  (Photo by Phil Noble - WPA Pool/Getty Images)
Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton walk with their children Prince George and Princess Charlotte during the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey September 19.
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On September 10, the former actress and Invictus Games founder joined the new Prince and Princess of Wales in walking around Windsor Castle together to greet well-wishers.


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Middleton appeared to fire icy daggers at her sister-in-law during the tour.

The Fab Four have had a difficult relationship since Markle and Prince Harry decided to step down from royal duties and moved to Montecito, California in 2020.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex later dropped some bombastic claims in a shocking interview with Oprah Winfrey last year.

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