FORMER Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld has died of multiple myeloma at age 88.
Rumsfeld was at his home in New Mexico.
His family released a statement that read: “It is with deep sadness that we share the news of the passing of Donald Rumsfeld, an American statesman and devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.
“History may remember him for his extraordinary accomplishments over six decades of public service, but for those who knew him best and whose lives were forever changed as a result, we will remember his unwavering love for his wife Joyce, his family and friends, and the integrity he brought to a life dedicated to country.”
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