Laura was born February 26, 1948 and entered in the presence of Jesus on September 11, 2013. Preceded in death by her father, John H. Bush and son Michael. Survived by loving husband of 38 years, Danny, daughter Jennifer and husband Steve Roy, grandsons Ikaia and Kekoa Roy, son Bryan and wife Debbie Jones, Laura's loving mother, Lucy Berry, sister Evie Baker, and brothers Tom and Harry Strickland. Also survived and loved by mother-in-law, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Laura was a devoted and loving wife, mother, teacher and friend. Her passion was for children and being a servant of God. Throughout her life she touched the lives of countless children and their families.
A celebration of Laura's life is scheduled on Thursday, September 19 at 3 pm, First Baptist Church of Elk Grove, 8939 E. Stockton Blvd., Elk Grove CA 95624. Remembrances can be made to First Baptist Church of Elk Grove 'Children's Ministry.'
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Sept. 14, 2013