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John L. Bush Sr.

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John L. Bush, Sr.

AGE: 92 • Wilmington

John L. Bush, Sr., 92, of Wilmington, Delaware and formerly of Trainer, Pennsylvania passed away in the care of his family after a brief illness on Wednesday, November 25, 2015. John was one of five siblings born and raised in Chester, Pennsylvania. He attended Chester High School where he met, courted, and eventually married his beloved wife of 69 years, Yolanda Pepe.

Employed by Sun Shipbuilders, Dekter Automotive and Sun Oil Company through the 1950's, he put his high school vocational training to immediate work learning the automotive industry, machinist, millwright and general contracting trades. He successfully ran B&B Auto Parts in Trainer with his brother Andrew for well over thirty-five years.

John is predeceased by his loving wife Yolanda, son Dominick, sister Concetta of Chester, PA, and brothers Joseph and Andrew of Delaware County, PA. He is survived by his brother Ralph (Angeline) of Ridley Park, PA; daughter Virginia Billick of Wilmington, DE; sons Patrick (Sara) of Wilmington, DE, and; John Jr. (Patricia) of Malvern, PA. He will be greatly missed by his many grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

A Memorial Mass will be offered on Thursday, December 3, 2015 at 11AM at Holy Rosary Church, 3200 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, Delaware where friends and family may visit beginning at 9:30 AM. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to The , 92 Reads Way, New Castle, DE 19720.

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Published in The News Journal from Dec. 1 to Dec. 3, 2015
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