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Statement by Governor Markell on Death of Former Democratic Party Chairman Samuel Shipley

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 29, 2015



Wilmington, DE – The Governor extended his deepest sympathies to the family of Samuel Shipley, a former chairman of the Delaware Democratic Party. He issued the following statement upon the news of his passing:

“Delaware is a better place because of Sam Shipley’s commitment and passion for public service. I am deeply saddened to hear of Sam’s passing. He was an incredible mentor to me, and others, and I could always count on his sound advice when it was needed. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family during this difficult time. He will be greatly missed.”

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Statement by Governor Markell on Death of Former Democratic Party Chairman Samuel Shipley

Former Governor Jack Markell (2009-2017) | News | Office of the Governor | Date Posted: Tuesday, December 29, 2015



Wilmington, DE – The Governor extended his deepest sympathies to the family of Samuel Shipley, a former chairman of the Delaware Democratic Party. He issued the following statement upon the news of his passing:

“Delaware is a better place because of Sam Shipley’s commitment and passion for public service. I am deeply saddened to hear of Sam’s passing. He was an incredible mentor to me, and others, and I could always count on his sound advice when it was needed. My thoughts and prayers go out to his family during this difficult time. He will be greatly missed.”

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