MORRISTOWN - The husband of former New Jersey Gov. Christine Todd Whitman has died. John Whitman was 71.
A spokeswoman for the former Republican governor says he died Thursday at Morristown Medical Center.
Spokeswoman Heather Grizzle says John Whitman suffered a catastrophic brain injury in mid-June.
John Whitman was an investment banker who served as New Jersey's first-ever first gentleman.
The former governor says he was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather, and the family is heartbroken at his loss.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete.