40 Years Since the Repose of King Petar II Karadjordjevic

LIBERTYVILLE, IL – On Wednesday, November 3, 2010, His Grace Bishop Longin visited the grave of King Petar II Karadjordjevic who reposed on that day 40 years prior.  Bishop Longin served a Memorial Service at the grave located in the church of St. Sava Monastery in Libertyville, Illinois.  King Petar II is the only European Monarch buried in the United States of America.  Currently, there is discussion whether or not the King’s remains will be returned to Serbia in order to be buried in Oplenac with the other Monarchs of the Karadjordjevic Dynasty.

Memory Eternal!