Irene E. Bush


Irene E. Bush, 97, of Wilmington passed away Friday, December 3, 2010.

She was preceded in death by her husband William Perry Bush.

Irene is survived by her daughters Linda Marlowe and husband Jim, Carole Bush and Dan James, and Jane Hoffman, all of Wilmington; son Perry Bush and wife Becky of Cincinnati, Ohio; grandchildren Misty Herget, John Canaday, Carrie Sitarski, Gina Bush and Wesley Hoffman; great-grandchildren Cole Baker, Marlowe Herget, Makenzie and Fisher Canaday, Jenna, Claire and Madeline Sitarski.

She owned a wedding cake business in Anderson, Indiana, and devoted her life to her family.

Service will be private.

Please no flowers, instead make a memorial contribution to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401 .

Please share memories and condolences at

Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403; (910) 791-9099

Online condolences at

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Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service
1535 S. 41st Street  Wilmington, NC 28403

Published in the Wilmington Star-News on Dec. 4, 2010