Elsie Mogford Wiki – Elsie Mogford Biography
Elsie Mogford was the wife of a millionaire water company boss, has died suddenly on holiday in Menorca, it emerged yesterday.
She had been married for two years to Steve Mogford, the 65-year-old head of United Utilities.
A keen horsewoman and mother of two sons from a previous marriage, she died at their £1million villa on Tuesday’s south of the Spanish island.
She was 37 years old.
Elsie Mogford Found Dead
An ambulance was called, but Mrs Mogford, of Greek descent, could not be saved and was declared dead in hospital.
She married Mr Mogford in June 2019, following his first wife, Barbara, 61, from breast cancer in 2016.
He has two daughters who are around the same age as his second wife.
Spanish officials have not confirmed the cause of death. Mrs Mogford had posted several photographs of their holiday on social media, including ones of her sunbathing on their £2million yacht.
Last night a family member told the Mail: ‘I’m in a state of shock. I don’t know many details apart from she was on holiday in Menorca and she died on Tuesday morning.
‘They have a villa over there, and all I know is that they called an ambulance.
‘She has two boys and it’s so sad for them. She was a very good horse rider and a lovely person. I got on well with her.’
The mum has two sons from a previous marriage, and she wed Mr Mogford in June 2019.
The marriage reportedly took place three years after Mr Mogford’s first wife, Barbara, 61, died from breast cancer.
The mum shared several pictures from her holiday on social media.
Mrs Mogford, whose children are aged 15 and 11, loved her horses, competing in eventing and dressage.
On Tuesday, family and friends were reportedly seen crying outside the couple’s home in Chorley, Lancashire.