The Stones are, after all, one of the richest rock bands ever. Unknowingly, her approval was only given because he was planning to jet off to Barbados with Harrison’s wife, the model Pattie Boyd. A system error has occurred. With Ronnie now in one of the most popular bands at the time, their lifestyles became more rock ‘n’ roll by the day. Thanks for using Find a Grave, if you have any feedback we would love to hear from you. At the time of her death more than 18 months ago Krissy had been trying to sell the flat in Richmond so she could move to the West Country to be nearer to Jesse, who is now married with two children. Read our monthly round-up of what's going on in the music world and enjoy a curated playlist! Again, many people would say £200 a week is far from peanuts. 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Unfortunately what happened when the couples revealed their holiday romances remains unclear to this day.eval(ez_write_tag([[336,280],'rocksoffmag_com-banner-1','ezslot_5',108,'0','0'])); Shortly after, Krissy Wood visited Los Angeles where she started having an affair with John Lennon, who was married to Yoko Ono at the time. “He didn’t seem upset that his wife was with George – just thought it was funny that they’d gone to see Salvador Dali. Marsha Hunt was photographed naked by Patrick Lichfield when she was Mick Jagger's girlfriend. She recovered to find moderate success again as a singer and actress. "He promised he would always take care of me. Ronnie recounts the series of events in his autobiography. The next day, Page left Charlotte and he and Krissy lived with each other for a year. Neither was hurt. Your password must be at least 8 characters, Please check the I'm not a robot checkbox, If you want to be a Photo Volunteer you must enter a ZIP Code or select your location on the map. He and Krissy lived together for a year. Legend has it that Krissy was responsible for Ronnie joining the Stones, after she arrived home one night from a London club with Keith Richards in tow. After a year of living with Jimmy Page, Ronnie and Krissy Wood reunited. Are you sure that you want to remove this flower? Their son Jesse was born in 1977. He never actually did. Krissy Findlay was a groupie extraordinaire, having affairs with Eric Clapton, George Harrison, John Lennon, and Jimmy Page before marrying Ronnie Wood and becoming Krissy Wood. Rolling Stones money bought Ronnie and Krissy a lavish home in Richmond and the Stones name gave them a place in rock 'n' roll aristocracy. Translation on Find a Grave is an ongoing project. All photos uploaded successfully, click on the Done button to see the photos in the gallery. Oops, we were unable to send the email. More than 150 people attended her funeral at Mortlake Crematorium and Ronnie, who was there with Jo, was said to be distraught. Try again. Also an additional 2 volunteers within fifty miles. GREAT NEWS! But Krissy Wood, whose lovers included Eric Clapton, George Harrison, John Lennon and Jimmy Page, left an estate worth just £300,000 in her will. Year should not be greater than current year. I thought you might like to see a memorial for Krissy Findlay Wood I found on This account has been disabled. Sign up to Our Monthly Newsletter & Playlist! “The following morning we were woken by George, who informed me that he had called his lawyers. Try again later. Boston-born Jo Jo Laine lost her virginity to Jimi Hendrix, her lovers included Rod Stewart and Jim Morrison, and she married Denny Laine, guitarist with the Moody Blues and then Wings. Ronnie gave his wholehearted approval - which was not surprising, since he was planning to go away to Barbados with Harrison's wife, the model Patti Boyd. All photos appear on this tab and here you can update the sort order of photos on memorials you manage. Resend Activation Email. To suggest a change to a cemetery page, visit the Cemetery Corrections forum. You need a Find a Grave account to add things to this site. Krissy cited Jo in her divorce petition in 1978. Here’s what Pattie remembers about it. Sadly, Ronnie’s support began to ease up over the years until he eventually slashed all payments. IN 1975 Krissy appeared at Kingston Crown Court on charges of possessing cocaine. They married in 1971. She was married to Jesse’s dad, Ronnie Wood of Rolling Stones fame, from 1971 to … ‘You pinched my bird, Woody.’ Krissy was my girl and I knew she was special, but I can’t pretend she was the only one.”. This flower has been reported and will not be visible while under review. But it was a far cry from the sheer indulgence of her life as a Stone's wife. She is currently recovering from breast cancer. You can still file a request but no one will be notified. Your new password must contain one or more uppercase and lowercase letters, and one or more numbers or special characters. Previously sponsored memorials or famous memorials will not have this option. Page’s then-girlfriend Charlotte Martin discovered them in the morning together. Each member is a multi-millionaire. (She later left Harrison to marry Clapton. ) While her position hardly qualifies as penury, Krissy's circumstances fell rather short of what one might expect for a woman who was married for seven years to the Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie and bore him a son, Jesse now 29. Your Scrapbook is currently empty. Born as Krissy Findlay into a strict Roman Catholic family on March 17th, 1948, her path to groupie stardom seemed set in the stars when she claimed she lost her virginity to rock god Eric Clapton on her mother’s couch in Ealing, UK. Krissy passed away aged 57 in 2005 from a suspected Valium overdose. Krissy left him for a reunion with Ronnie in New York. See today's front and back pages, download the newspaper, Yet, 24 hours later, she lay dead on the sofa at a friend's home. Select a place on the map to place the pin. Marianne Faithfull shot to fame through her affair with Mick Jagger (and tales involving their unusual uses for Mars bars) but it was shortlived. Family members linked to this person will appear here. Failed to report flower. Prior to meeting Jo [his second wife], I had a fiery and heartfelt affair with George Harrison’s wife, Pattie Boyd.”, “One night at George’s house, Friar Park, in Henley I took George aside and told him quite seriously that when it was time for bed I would be going to Pattie’s room. Rumor has it that if it wasn’t for Krissy Wood bringing Keith Richards home after a night out partying in a London club, then Wood wouldn’t have been invited to join the Rolling Stones in 1974. We’ve updated the security on the site. There she met Jimmy Page and she and Ronnie flew back home with him. We have a volunteer within fifty miles of your requested photo location. Krissy passed away aged 57 in 2005 from a suspected Valium overdose. ). Back in England, Ronnie and Krissy Wood would frequent Page’s home in Sussex. The liaison was short-lived; Lennon had an irritating habit of addressing Krissy as Patti, confusing her with Harrison's wife. “So Eric and I have always had this kind of sparring thing about girls we’ve known, and if you look at it sort of like a jigsaw puzzle you can see how our lives have been fit together over the years.”. I told her I thought she was seriously neglected, was going to waste and unleashed that I felt so strongly for her.”. “Krissy had a short fling with George, they holidayed in Portugal. By then, however, Ronnie had met Jo Howard, who was to become his next wife. Failed to delete memorial. She is most remembered for Ronnie Wood`s wife. ‘I’ll see you in court,’ George replied and in we went. She was the groupie extraordinaire who counted two Beatles and a Led Zeppelin guitarist among her lovers and a Rolling Stone as her husband. The affair didn’t last long, with Lennon apparently continuously confusing her with Harrison’s wife and calling her ‘Pattie.’. Though she is friendly with Jagger now, Marsha's career never really delivered on her early promise. Becoming a Find a Grave member is fast, easy and FREE. During this time he had an affair with George Harrison's former wife, Pattie Boyd. English Having not worked since her modelling days, Krissy was so desperate for money in the last weeks of her life that she apparently tried to get work in a supermarket. After one drinking session, Krissy passed out on the floor. Sign up to our monthly newsletter & playlist! Soon after the birth of Jesse, Ronnie divorced Krissy Wood after meeting his future wife Jo Howard. By 1971, the couple was married.eval(ez_write_tag([[336,280],'rocksoffmag_com-box-3','ezslot_3',104,'0','0'])); In Ronnie Wood’s autobiography titled Ronnie, he remembers meeting Krissy Findlay at one of Eric Clapton’s shows. To suggest a correction or addition, visit the memorial page and click Suggest Edits. Her allowance from Ronnie had shrunk to £200 a week; hard as it is to believe, Ronnie allegedly claimed he couldn't afford any more because his investments had done badly. Remove advertising from a memorial by sponsoring it for just $5.