All over the world requiems were served over the dead Grand Duchess Leonida Georgievna, August Mother of the Head of the Russian Imperial House Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna. She died on 23 May 2010 in Madrid at the age of 95.
Orthodox requiems were served in many cities and towns of Russia: Saint Petersburg (in the cathedral in honour of St. Peter and Paul), Moscow, Irkutsk, Belgorod, Saransk etc. As well as the requiem was served in the capital of the Ukraine Kiev. Also the services were held in the United States (New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, New Jersey) and the United Kingdom (London).
In London also the Catholic requiem was served in a Catholic church.
Chancellery of the Commander of the RIU-O