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Sylvia Rae Bush

AGE: 96 • Wilmington

Sylvia Rae Bush, age 96, of Wilmington, DE, and formerly of San Francisco, CA, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 13, 2017.

A California native until age 92, Sylvia was born in San Francisco on August 5, 1920, and was the daughter of the late Harry Raymond and Ellen (Rudkin) Abrahams. She made her career as a school secretary, retiring after many years of dedicated service.

In addition to her parents, Sylvia was preceded in death by her husband, Harold DeLury Bush; brothers, Walter Bailey and Reese Drennan-Bailey; and granddaughter, Susan Roberta Minnehan. She is survived by her daughters, Harrie Ellen Minnehan (Robert) of Newark and Toni Jean Ramirez of Sierra Vista, AZ; sister, Charlotte McCluskey of Aurora, CO; grandchildren, Cristina Ramirez Fanoua and Caroline Robin Minnehan; and great grandchildren, Stony Ramirez, Kaya Blake and Ryan Robin Minnehan.

The family wishes to extend their sincere appreciation to the staff of Ivy Gables Assisted Living Center for the excellent care provided to Sylvia.

Services will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a .

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Published in The News Journal on Jan. 17, 2017
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