Katherine W. Salisbury, 69


Katherine W. Salisbury, 69, of Lewes, Del., passed away Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008, at Beebe Medical Center, Lewes. She was the secretary and administrator for former U.S. Sen. and Vice President of the United States Hubert H. Humphrey.

Salisbury was preceded in death by her parents, Ivan and Katherine Donges Wanless; and her husband, Joseph F. Salisbury. She is survived by her sons, Vincent, Robert, Paul and Marc; a sister, Mary W. Quade; seven grandchildren, Gabrielle, Lucas, Robert, Alexandra, Xavier, Benjamin and Kai.

A Mass of Christian Burial was scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008, with interment in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro, Del. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to The Gull House, 38149 Terrace Rd., Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971.