Bill Clinton Calls Joan Mondale 'Wise and Graceful'

Joan Mondale, who became Second Lady when her husband Walter Mondale was elected Jimmy Carter’s vice president in 1976, died Monday afternoon with her husband, sons Ted and William, and other family members by her side, the family said in a statement. She was 83.

“Joan was greatly loved by many. We will miss her dearly,” the former vice president said in a written statement.