Died George Bush Sr.
WASHINGTON, 1 Dec. /TASS/. Former US President George Bush senior died at the age of 94 years. This is stated in a statement on Saturday the statement by his press office.
“George Herbert Walker Bush, pilot US Navy world war II… and the 41st President of the United States, died on 30 November 2018. He was 94 years…” — the document says.
Its representatives said that Bush Sr. left five children, 17 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren. The time and place of the funeral, the press service promised to announce in the near future.
Wife Bush Barbara pierce died earlier this year. His eldest son George W. Bush was the 43rd President of the United States, another son, Jeb Bush was Governor of Florida.
In recent years, the former head of state was suffering from Parkinson’s disease, was forced to move in a wheelchair.
My grandfather was the greatest man I ever knew. His life spanned the American Century—he fought in World War II … took part in the Texas oil boom … served out a distinguished career in public service including serving as president during the final days of the Cold War. pic.twitter.com/6i68EPVC3j
— George P. Bush (@georgepbush) 1 December 2018.
Spent a wonderful day at College Station back in 2011. George H. W. Bush. Thank you for your service sir. R. I. P. God bless pic.twitter.com/K4IGhd2hqD
— Gary Sinise (@GarySinise) 1 December 2018.
George H. W. Bush”s final public act was to vote. Fitting for someone who – no matter what you think of his politics – believed in civic duty. pic.twitter.com/GwYKARUJmk
— Staci D Kramer (@sdkstl) 1 December 2018.