Harry W. Bush, Jr., 83, of Kingsland, passed away Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Community Hospice at St. Vincent’s in Jacksonville, FL.
Mr. Bush was born August 27, 1934 in Baltimore, MD, and was the son of the late Harry W. Bush, Sr. and Sadie U. Bush. He was also preceded in death by his son, Bruce Richard Bush and brother, Kenneth Bush.
Mr. Bush had been a resident of Camden County for the past 22 years. He was a veteran of the United States Navy serving his country honorably during the Korean Conflict. He served and was employed with the Army National Guard, retiring with 30 years of service. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying, fishing, crabbing, boating, and cutting grass. He was a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles.
Memorial services will be held Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 5:00 pm at Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys with Bishop Jack Gross officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to services.
Survivors include his wife, Phyllis A. Bush of Kingsland; Daughter, Brenda L. Howard (Marty) of Kingsland; son, Warren Bush of Atlanta; sister, Geraldine F. Streib of Essex, MD; sister in law, Norma Bush of Maysville; grandchildren, Gregory Caleb Howard and Kaitlyn Howard; several nieces and nephews.
The family requests memorial contributions in memory of Mr. Bush be made to the American Cancer Society.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.