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Grace M. Bush

TAMPA, FL: Grace M. Bush, age 88, long time Mansfield resident, passed away Wednesday morning, March 19, 2014 in Tampa, Florida.

She was born September 4, 1925 in Mansfield the daughter of Joe and Mary (Botta) Letizia and was graduated from St. Peters High School in 1943.

On July 14, 1964 she married Darrell H. Bush who preceded her in death in 1996.

Grace was a devoted mother who dearly loved all children. Though caring for her three children dominated most of Grace's time, she worked for Isaly's, Golden Russell, Bank One and at Gaetano's Italian Restaurant at the Son's of Italy with her brother and sisters. She also was a talented cook, and had a great passion for music.

A lifelong area resident, she was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church and Sons of Italy. For the past five months Grace was living in Tampa with her son Joe.

She is survived by three children Joe Snavely and his companion Marc Fedroff of Tampa, Florida, Tom Snavely of Casa Grande, Arizona, and Richard and Debbie Snavely of Lexington; three grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, two brothers and sister-in-law Tom Letizia of Mansfield and Joe and Kay Letizia of Miamisburg, along with numerous nieces and nephews, and her beloved Pomeranian mix, Bear.

Friends may call Monday, March 24, 2014 from 1-3 pm in the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where the funeral service will follow at 3 pm. The Rev. Father Jeremy Miller will officiate and burial will follow in Mansfield Catholic Cemetery.

Memorial contributions to Richland County Dog Shelter and Adoption Center, 810 Home Road North, Mansfield Ohio 44906.

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Published in the News Journal on Mar. 22, 2014
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