Paul W. Busch Sr.

Paul W. Busch, Sr.

Paul W. Busch, Sr., 77, of Dover, DE, went home to be with the Lord after a long battle from complications after a double lung transplant on, Friday, October 4, 2013. Born in Troy, Missouri, he was the son of the late William and Margaret Harold Busch. Paul was a wonderful and loving husband, father, and grandfather. He was a Retired Master Sergeant, Flight Engineer, in the United States Air Force for 20 years. He was the owner of Crafty Knook Heating and Air Conditioning for 10 years and the owner of Busch's Bowling Pro Shop for 30 years. He was a member of the Professional Bowling Association, bowling with the Senior tour, and loved the game. Owner of Roseland Estate Raspberry Farms.

He is survived by a daughter, Stephanie Busch, Dover, DE; his son, Paul Busch, Jr., New Castle, DE; and two grandchildren, Jordan W. Busch of Dover and Brittney Busch of Dover. He was preceded in death by his wife and best friend, Rosline L. Coupe Busch, August 17, 2008.

A private funeral and burial service will be at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro, De. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family of Paul W. Busch, Sr., to help cover the costs of his double lung transplant. Letter of condolences may be sent to or

Funeral Home

Trader Funeral Home, Inc.
12 Lotus Street Dover, DE 19901
(302) 734-4620

Published in The News Journal on Oct. 8, 2013