Sandoval Statement on Passing of Bonnie Bryan


Mari N. St. Martin
Communications Director
(775) 684-5670
CARSON CITY, NV - August 30, 2016

Governor Brian Sandoval issued the following statement after hearing of the passing of Bonnie Bryan, the 26th First Lady of Nevada and one of the state’s most beloved citizens.

“Bonnie Bryan served as NV’s First Lady with elegance, grace and an incredible strength of character. She lived her life with a passion for NV that was only matched by her love for her husband and devotion to her family,” said Governor Brian Sandoval. “I saw Bonnie and Senator Bryan several months ago at the dedication ceremony of his statue on the University of Nevada, Reno campus. Bonnie was incredibly proud of Senator Bryan and their entire family on that day, and every day. We are a better state because of this extraordinary woman. Kathleen and I extend our deepest condolences to the Bryan family.”


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