Meghan Markle says father wont attend wedding due

center_img by Gregory Katz And Danica Kirka, The Associated Press Posted May 17, 2018 3:40 am PDT Last Updated May 17, 2018 at 6:29 am PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Summary WINDSOR, England – Meghan Markle announced Thursday her father will not be at her marriage to Prince Harry due to health problems.“Sadly, my father will not be attending our wedding,” she said in a statement released by Kensington Palace. “I have always cared for my father and hope he can be given the space he needs to focus on his health.”The palace has not revealed details about 73-year-old Thomas Markle’s health issues, but the celebrity website TMZ says he is hospitalized in California after undergoing a procedure to clear blocked coronary arteries.He reportedly told the website he was ok but needed to rest. Thomas Markle had been scheduled to walk his daughter down the aisle when she weds her prince Saturday at St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle.It is possible Doria Ragland, Meghan Markle’s mother, will fill that role instead. No replacement has been officially named.Meghan Markle’s statement came as military personnel rehearsed a procession on the streets of Windsor. This image shows a copy of a statement released by Kensington Palace from Meghan Markle dated Thursday May 17, 2018, confirming her father Thomas Markle will not attend the wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday May 19. (Kensington Palace via AP)last_img