The Courier-Mail

Lost with­out my Jac­ques

- Sao Tome and Principe · William Robinson

ut­terly bro­ken” af­ter FASH­ION de­signer Pia du Pradal is “the death of her artist hus­band Jac­ques. their 40th The cou­ple (in­set) had just cel­e­brated passed away on wed­ding an­niver­sary when Mr du Pradal He was 76. 76 July 31 af­ter a two-year bat­tle with cancer. cance Mrs du Pradal, 67, says she is “lost” st” ary with­out him. “He was an ex­tra­or­di­nary per­son who had no idea how much he will be missed,” she says. Mr du Pradal sur­vived be­ing hit by a power boat 12 years ago while he was spearfish­ing off More­ton Is­land. A court awarded him more than $675,000 in dam­ages, but the e in­ci­dent left him with se­ri­ous injuries. es. of him”. “He Mrs du Pradal says it “was like the death pas­sion into draw­ing.” couldn’t dive af­ter that, but he put his Group of artists, Mr du Pradal be­longed to the Half Dozen Rees, Mar­garet Ol­ley whose mem­bers have in­cluded Lloyd in a and Wil­liam Robin­son. He will be re­mem­bered Thurs­day. cer­e­mony at Brook­field Pony Club on

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