Roberta McCain

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Roberta McCain (1912-2018)
Roberta McCain at the 1992 launching of USS John S. McCain (DDG-56).jpg
Roberta McCain at the 1992 launching of USS John S. McCain (DDG-56)
Born Roberta Wright
(1912-02-07) February 7, 1912 (age 106)
Muskogee, Oklahoma, U.S.
Died 6 May 2018
Nationality American
Known for Widow of Admiral John S. McCain, Jr.
Mother of U.S. Senator and former Presidential Candidate John McCain
Spouse(s) John S. McCain, Jr.
(m. 1933-1981, his death)

Roberta Wright McCain (born February 7, 1912 - death 6 May 2018) was the widow of Admiral John S. McCain, Jr. and mother of the Republican Arizona Senator and two-time Presidential candidate John S. McCain III.

McCain was born on February 7, 1912 in Muskogee, Oklahoma. She had a twin sister. McCain was married to John S. McCain, Jr. from 1933 until his death in 1981. They had three children. On October 22, 2009, she was hospitalized in Portugal after she fell and injured her head.[1]

She died on 6 May 2018 at the age of 106.

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  1. "Sen. McCain's mother hospitalized in Portugal – CNN Political Ticker - Blogs". 2009-10-23. Retrieved 2012-05-06. 

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