Who is Donald Rumsfeld’s wife Joyce H. Pierson?

FORMER Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld passed away on June 30 all'età di 88.

Rumsfeld served as Secretary of Defense from 1975 per 1977 under Gerald Fordand again from 2001 per 2006 under George W Bush.

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Donald Rumsfeld and his wife Joyce H Pierson

Donald Rumsfeld and his wife Joyce H PiersonCredito: Getty

Who is Donald Rumsfeld’s wife Joyce H. Pierson?

In dicembre 1954, Rumsfeld married Joyce H Pierson.

Rumsfeld and Pierson met while attending Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center.

La coppia ha tre figli insieme, Valerie, Donald and Marcy.

They also have six grandchildren and one great grand-child.

Donald Rumsfeld and his wife Joyce married in December 1954

Donald Rumsfeld and his wife Joyce married in December 1954Credito: Getty

Rumsfeld and Pierson live in St. Michaels, Maryland.

What was Donald Rumsfeld’s cause of death?

A giugno 30, his family announced the former politician’s death in a statement.

It is with deep sadness that we share the news of the passing of Donald Rumsfeld, uno statista americano e marito devoto, padre, nonno e bisnonno.

“La storia potrebbe ricordarlo per i suoi straordinari risultati in oltre sei decenni di servizio pubblico, ma per coloro che lo hanno conosciuto meglio e le cui vite sono state cambiate per sempre di conseguenza, ricorderemo il suo amore incrollabile per sua moglie Joyce, la sua famiglia e i suoi amici, and the integrity he brought to a life dedicated to country,” la dichiarazione letta.

Rumsfeld passed away on June 30, 2021

Rumsfeld passed away on June 30, 2021Credito: Getty

The statement confirmed that he passed away “circondato dalla famiglia” a Taos, Nuovo Messico.

The family did not reveal Rumsfeld’s cause of death.

What are lawmakers saying about his death?

Congressman Mike Waltz’s (R-Florida) press account tweeted, “America will never forget its Secretary of Defense who ran to the burning Pentagon on September 11th to help others in need.

Donald Rumsfeld was a patriot who served his country in uniform, in the halls of Congress, as U.S. Ambassador to NATO, White House Chief of Staff, and as Secretary of Defense under two administrations.

The account added: “I take great pride in having worked as a policy advisor for Afghanistan in the Pentagon under his leadership.

He was dedicated to ensuring our military was ready in times of peace and keeping our country safe in times of war. Rest in Peace.

Rumsfeld era 88 al momento della sua morte

Rumsfeld era 88 al momento della sua morteCredito: Getty Images – Getty

Florida Congressman Bryon Donalds paid his respects to Rumsfeld, twittando, “Erika and I send our deepest condolences to the family of Donald Rumsfeld.

As a statesman and proud American, he led his life with great integrity and poise, and his esteemed career has left an indelible impact on American history.

May he rest in eternal peace.