Maryanne Trump Barry, older sister of former President Donald Trump and a retired federal judge, has died at age 86, two sources familiar said.
Barry had served as a federal appeals judge in Philadelphia and retired in 2019ending a civil misconduct investigation that was launched after the New York Times reported that the then-president and his siblings were evading estate taxes.
After his brother won the 2016 presidential election, Barry resigned from his judicial staff and went on inactive status in early 2017, the Associated Press reported.
Barry, a Republican, was appointed to the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey by then-President Ronald Reagan in 1983. In 1999, then-President Bill appointed her to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. United in Philadelphia. Clinton.
The daily voice first reported Barry’s death.
The Trump campaign did not immediately respond to a request for comment.