Jim Condos
Secretary of State
State of Vermont

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From: Ferrell, Deb <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Monday, April 26, 2021 3:26 PM
To: Ferrell, Deb <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Flag Notification - RETURN TO FULL STAFF - 2021-04-26 - Former Vice President Walter F. Mondale (1977-1981)


Return Flags to Full Staff


The public services for former Vice President Mondale are scheduled to be held in September of 2021.  While I have not received any formal announcement from the White House or the Minnesota Governor’s Office relative to the Mr. Mondale’s interment, I have been sent photos of flags restored to full staff at the White House and the US Capital. The following was posted on one flag vendor’s website.


Per the following release, on Sat., Apr. 24, from the Governor of Minnesota - the home state for Walter Mondale:
The family of Vice President Mondale has notified the Office of Governor Walz and Lt. Governor Flanagan that the Vice President has been privately interred.


Flags to be Lowered to Half Staff

In Accordance With

United States Code, Title 4, Chapter 1, Section 7


Where the flag(s) will be lowered:                           All Vermont State facilities


Which flag(s) will be lowered:                                  Both the U. S. and Vermont Flags


Date the flag(s) will be lowered:                              Monday, April 19, 2021 – Day of Death


Date flag(s) will be returned to full staff:                Immediately - Monday, April 26, 2021


In Honor Of:            Walter F. Mondale, Former Vice President of the United States (1977-1981) who passed away on Monday, April 19, 2021


Notice sent by:  Office of the Commissioner

Department of Buildings & General Services



Deborah W. Ferrell  | Director

Government Business Services Division | (Fleet | Information Centers | Print | Postal | Surplus Property)

Request to Use State Facilities (RUSF) Process Manager | Flag Notification Process Manager

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