The funeral for Prince Philip, also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, will be held at Windsor Castle on April 17.
Meghan, who is married to Prince Harry, is currently pregnant with the couple’s second child, due to be born this summer.
A palace spokesperson confirmed to Reuters that while Meghan has “been advised by her physician not to travel,” Harry “will be attending” the funeral.
The couple announced they are expecting a girl during a wide-ranging tell-all interview with Oprah Winfrey which aired last month.
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During the interview, Meghan chronicled her time living in the U.K. at Frogmore Cottage.
Under the extreme scrutiny from tabloids perpetuating false stories about her and Harry, Meghan said her mental health suffered. When she sought help, Meghan said she was ignored.
Meghan also said there had been conversations with unnamed members of the family who expressed concerns over how dark she and Harry’s then-unborn son’s skin might be.
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In a statement released by the palace after the interview aired, the Queen said the whole family was “saddened to learn the full extent of how challenging the last few years have been for Harry and Meghan.”“The issues raised, particularly that of race, are concerning. While some recollections may vary, they are taken very seriously and will be addressed by the family privately,” the statement read. “Harry, Meghan and Archie will always be much loved family members.”
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course,” the release read.In a post on their Archewell Foundation website on Friday, Harry and Meghan mourned Prince Philip’s passing.“In loving memory of His Royal Highness, the Duke of Edinburgh,” the statement read. “Thank you for your service … You will be greatly missed.”
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