Former President of the United States Walter Modale passed away on April 19 at the age of 93 years. The family of Mondale broke the unfortunate news then released a statement made by the late Mondale for his demise to his staff.
“Well my time has come. I am eager to rejoin Joan and Eleanor. Before I go I wanted to let you know how much you mean to me,” says Mondale in the statement making reference to his late wife Joan and his late daughter Eleanor.
Mondale was widely known as ‘Flitz’ he goes down on record as the first ever major U.S. party presidential nominee to pick a woman running mate. He was a firm believer and advocate for civil rights, school integration, consumer protection and labor interest. He also served as a United States Senator.
Mondale served as the vice president under administration of President Jimmy Carter from 1977 to 1981. Additionally, he served as U.S. ambassador to Japan from 1993 to 1996 under Bill Clinton.
Indeed many have eulogized former vice president ranging from high profile individuals including U.S President Vice President, vice president Kamala Harris among many others.