Joan Mondale, wife of former vice president, dies
February 3rd, 2014
06:45 PM ET
7 months ago

Joan Mondale, wife of former vice president, dies

(CNN) – Joan Mondale, wife of former Vice President Walter Mondale, died on Monday, their church in Minnesota said.

Her husband and sons, Ted and William, and other family members were at her side, according to a statement released by Westminster Presbyterian Church in Minneapolis.

"We are grateful for the expressions of love and support we have received. Joan was greatly loved by many. We will miss her dearly," the former vice president said.


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  1. Padric2

    My condolences to the family and friends. Rest in peace.

    February 3, 2014 09:57 pm at 9:57 pm |
  2. anthony munoz

    RIP to Joan Mondale, losing a wife, mother,and Grandmother is never easy, Comfort and Peace to the Mondale family

    February 3, 2014 10:30 pm at 10:30 pm |
  3. john smith

    Joan and Walter were married in1955...............nice picture above........rip Joan.

    February 3, 2014 10:36 pm at 10:36 pm |
  4. b. barnett

    Deep Condolences to Her Family and the Many More Bereaved! (And Please Convince CNN to ReFormat All The Blogs Fo Mobile Phone Readability!)

    February 3, 2014 10:47 pm at 10:47 pm |
  5. tired of bs.

    R. I. P. Fair lady. You will be missed

    February 3, 2014 10:50 pm at 10:50 pm |
  6. Kate

    Condolences to the family and prayers for strength, healing and love to you all

    February 3, 2014 11:08 pm at 11:08 pm |
  7. chares brandt

    Rest in peace Mrs. Mondale

    February 3, 2014 11:11 pm at 11:11 pm |
  8. Garnet Nye

    In Deepest Sympathy

    February 3, 2014 11:33 pm at 11:33 pm |
  9. Margaret Morgan

    RIP Mrs. Mondale. My heartfelt condolence to the Mondale family.

    February 3, 2014 11:37 pm at 11:37 pm |
  10. Phokwane Andrew

    Rest in peace we would nvr forget u.

    February 3, 2014 11:55 pm at 11:55 pm |
  11. Name

    God bless

    February 4, 2014 12:19 am at 12:19 am |
  12. Anthony

    Rest in Peace Mrs. Mondale.

    February 4, 2014 01:33 am at 1:33 am |
  13. worldcares

    Ironically, I was thinking about Walter Mondale last week.
    My heartfelt thoughts are with the Mondale family and friends.
    Bless your hearts.

    February 4, 2014 04:47 am at 4:47 am |
  14. ustateach09

    Sorry for the Mondale's loss.

    February 4, 2014 07:07 am at 7:07 am |
  15. Dennis Gleason

    Thanks Joan for all you did as Second Lady and for your support of the arts. You would have been a great First Lady...gracious and warm and witty. My first vote was for the Carter Mondale ticket in 76 and I remember you well. My condolences to Vice President Mondale and his family.

    February 4, 2014 03:53 pm at 3:53 pm |
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