2 political families grieve for daughters who pass on same day
The daughters of Ted Kennedy and Walter Mondale both passed away on the same day, both had battled cancer and both at the age of 51. A sad day for both families and a strange day of synchronicity.
JIM PUZZANGHERA; Los Angeles Times
Published: 09/18/1112:05 am
LOS ANGELES – The daughters of two legendary Democratic politicians have died: Kara Kennedy, the oldest child of the late Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, and Eleanor Mondale, the daughter of former Vice President Walter F. Mondale.
Both women had been battling cancer. Their deaths were announced by their families Saturday, according to The Associated Press.