Anna Mae "Sis" Henry Bush, age 93, of Erie, died Sunday, June 29, 2014 at her residence, following a brief illness.
She was born September 19, 1920 in Erie, a daughter of the late George and Anna Motty Henry. Although 93, she had the energy of a 20 year old.
She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Sis was an Avon Representative for 46 years, and many customers became friends. She enjoyed bingo, bowling, traveling, helping others and most of all family gatherings.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Walter L. Bush; daughter-in-law, Jo Bush; son-in-law, John D. Berarducci, Sr.; and two brothers, James and George Henry.
She is survived by two daughters, Laura A. Brokos (David), and Cindy L. Berarducci, of Erie; two sons, Charles L. Bush (Monica Barron), Dallas, Texas, and Walter Scott Bush (Kathryn), of Erie; a very special brother-in-law, James Bush (Lynne), of Erie; seven grandchildren, Michael Bush (Layla), Jaimee Bush (Steve Harris), John Berarducci, Jr. (Julie), Jaimee Black (Travis), Aaron Berarducci (Emily), Ryan Bush (Alicia Otis), and Rachel Bush; seven great-grandchildren Nathan and Abby Berarducci, Josie Bush, Brady, Tanner and Harper Black and Maya Harris and many nieces and nephews. She will be missed by her dear friends and neighbors, John and Nancy Conway and Sallie Fulton, her "bowling girls", and her beloved beagle, Nellie.
Friends are invited to attend a memorial service on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at St. Jude the Apostle Church, 2801 West 6th Street, at 9:30 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the
, 2115 West 38th Street, Erie, PA 16508, or, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Erie Branch, 2115 West 8th Street, Erie, PA 16505.
Published in the Erie Times-News on July 7, 2014