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Former transportation secretary dies at 82

Original post made on Mar 17, 2009

Claude Stout Brinegar, who served as the nation's third secretary of transportation, died March 13 at Classic Hyatt Care Center in Palo Alto. Mr. Brinegar, who maintained homes in Menlo Park and Boothbay Harbor, Maine, was 82.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, March 16, 2009, 1:33 PM

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Posted by Hank Lawrence
a resident of Menlo Park: Sharon Heights
on Mar 17, 2009 at 1:17 pm

Claude was a good neighbor and was well liked by the people in Sharon Oaks. He will be missed. Our condolences to Karen.


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