Rush Limbaugh
Rush Limbaugh was a conservative radio talk show host known as one of the most iconic voices of the political right for more than 30 years.

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Published by Winston-Salem Journal on Feb. 17, 2021.
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Rush.....irreplaceable, unforgettable, undeniably the Greatest of All Time...forever missed by so many...May EIB live in perpetuity as a beacon for generations to come...May God give Kathryn, the family, and Rush's staff strength and continued hope in the days ahead...
Carolyn Gentry
Friend
March 1, 2021
We love ya Rush. You were and will always be the greatest.
Jim McKinnon
March 1, 2021
I wish to extend my deepest condolences to Katherine, The rest of the Family and friends, his audience and pupils of the conservative and constitutional republicans.
May you find comfort and peace in your times of sorrow and loss.
Wish I could do more.
S J
Neighbor
March 1, 2021
It was such a blessing to hear your voice for 30 years, your wisdom, your wonderful sense of humor and positive attitude. You were an inspiration up until your last breath on earth and I look forward to meeting you one glorious day in heaven. Much love from a Rush Baby in Georgia!
Kaitlin M.
March 1, 2021
Thank you so much for all that you did to help make the world a better place to live with the help of your incredible sense of justice and gifted ability to communicate.
Joseph DeFina
Student
March 1, 2021
My family loves you and will remain in our hearts God Bless the Rush family.
Jorge &Irma Collazo
Jorge Collazo
Student
March 1, 2021
Losing you was like losing my own father. Love you Rush.
Michael Falance
Friend
March 1, 2021
I listened to you for 30 yrs.
Your the only hero of mine I wished I had met.
Gods speed
Jason Green
Friend
March 1, 2021
Thank you for your unwavering inspiration and patriotism. Never forgotten and forever missed.
Stacey Griffin
Friend
March 1, 2021
A truer friend doesn't exist. Enjoyed listening to the paper crackling and desk tapping since 1989.
Ditto Rush, you're gonna love the view from up there.
Jim Hilton
Friend
March 1, 2021
Thank you Lord for this wonderful man’s life! I feel like he was a great friend whom I never got to meet. He was my hero and a great patriot! Listened to him almost daily since Aug. 2nd, 1988.
Rod Yetter
Friend
March 1, 2021
I loved Rush like the sister he never had, the dear friend he never meant. I looked forward to hearing him everyday since 1988. Words cannot express the sadness... we will Miss his true commentary and humor on the events of the day. Love... thoughts... prayers...to his family as they deal with this loss for them... Heavens gain. ❤
Angela May
Friend
March 1, 2021
Rush, you were like a father to me, and a friend when I had no one else. I will miss you for the rest of my life. Until we meet again, God Bless you, adios.
Martha Llaneras
Friend
March 1, 2021
Thank you Rush, for the leadership and inspiration you provided to me, and to our Nation. Your words will ring true for generations, and your message will be the anchor for the continuing success of our great Nation. God Bless the entire Limbaugh Family.
Todd Vlasak
Student
March 1, 2021
Thank you for being the person of great integrity you were. It was a true honor to hear you speak. God bless you always. Rest peacefully.
Lona & Frank Eraca
March 1, 2021
He did so much, for so many years. We'll never have another like him. And we need him so now! We were s very happy when he found Catherine and had some private life. My kids were too old for their American history series, but that may be his greatest legacy for the generations to come. Lynn and Lenny Bloom
Lynn Bloom
Student
March 1, 2021
The most influential man of my life. Rush was like the big brother I never had. God speed Rush, miss you forever.
Melanie Schroeder
March 1, 2021
No one can replace this icon and that is still an understatement. I will miss my daily education and entertainment so very much. I have listened to Rush since he debuted in Detroit in the late 1980s. As I relocated he went with me. Now retired I have listened as always. What he has taught me and us will live on. I pray his wife and family find peace in these most difficult times.
Robert Urquhart
Friend
March 1, 2021
Our Prayers for the family that will miss the strength of a wonderful, patriotic, and kind man. We will. miss Rush everyday of the rest of our lives as he was our friend and gave us hope in this crazy world. Take care Kathryn. Love you all. Karen & Bob
Karen Henry
Friend
March 1, 2021
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Ofelia Bridges
March 1, 2021
For 33+ years Rush carried the Conservative message without a moment's fainting. Rush's memory alone will carry that message forward for another hundred years.

—A fellow Caravelle owner
Stephen Haven
Classmate
March 1, 2021
Rush, others have said it...you’re the best friend I never met♥!
John F White
Friend
March 1, 2021
The very best conservative radio host in History who can never be replaced. I believer Rush Limbaugh was like John the Baptist in the Bible, trying to alert and teach true conservatism and what lies ahead. Thank you always Mr. Limbaugh, the leader of conservative studies.
Brenda Sheetz
March 1, 2021
I am a true definition of a Rush baby. Rush and my father are my two most influential men in my life. I am a 22 year career firefighter and hard to make me break down but I couldn't help but cry the day I found out that Rush had cancer and again the day his wonder wife came in the radio and said he was gone. Rush is a mind and a voice that was a true gift from God. Thank you so much Rush for being the light this country needed for so long. We will take it from here. Love you Rush!!!!!
John Nalley
Friend
February 28, 2021
Rush, you will forever be a loveable little fuzzball in my heart. Miss you.
Laurie Wotipka
February 28, 2021
The man the myth the legend..mega dittos..his voice will be so missed..but never forgotten..God bless Rush..
Mark Kirchmeyer
February 28, 2021
More than anyone else in my life, Rush helped to shape my political philosophy and taught me how to remain optimistic even in the most trying times. His wit, wisdom, sense of humor and outlook on life will forever influence millions of people throughout the world. I never met him but felt as though I knew him as my friend. He will always remain on my mind and in my heart. God Bless.
William Traynor
Friend
February 28, 2021
There will only be one Rush and the world will be less informed in days ahead in his absence. Our hearts hurt for Katherine and the rest of his family. We hurt for the nation’s loss of a rare man. Thanks for what you did to keep us together and make us feel like one of a huge family. We love you and will see you again someday.
Michael Sherwood
Friend
February 28, 2021
I miss you Rush. My dad got me to listen to your show about 15 years ago, and I felt incomplete if I missed your show live.
I’m hoping that since my dad was a big fan, that maybe he’ll get a chance to meet you in heaven. My dad arrived in heaven about 6 years ago. Take care Rush.
Tom McMahon
February 28, 2021
I have loved Rush since TV in 88-89. Thank you so much for all of your years of service to our country and our cause. We will continue to pray for your family and loved ones. You were truly “on loan by God”
Robert Rodkey
Friend
February 28, 2021
Rush, whenever I was feeling down I would tune into your program for your inspiration and you would always calm my spirit. I loved you my brother and will miss you until we meet together in heaven. My heart tells me you are there with Jesus. Thanks for everything you’ve done for our blessed country. RIP
George Baber
Friend
February 28, 2021
My husband and I are missing you so much. There will never be another RUSH. Thank you for all your advice over the years. You were a special man. No one can replace you!
Sharon Collins
Friend
February 28, 2021
We love you Rush. I am sad that my daughter only had 10 years to listen to you in the background.
Christopher McNeill
Acquaintance
February 28, 2021
I wish to extend my deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Rush Limbaugh. May the peace of God be with you and may he comfort you during this time of great pain and sorrow.
JB
Neighbor
February 28, 2021
Thankyou for putting America first and constantly educating my husband.
Palmquist
February 28, 2021
Miss you
Rest in peace
Debbie Westbrook
Acquaintance
February 28, 2021
im crying as i write this,thank u sir for bein americas real anchorman.gettin over rush withdrawals aint easy but like yall said it aint easy.R I P my brother in the LORD
charlie bryant
Friend
February 28, 2021
I enjoyed listening to Rush as he helped me clearly understand confusing political issues. He knew the play books of all the usual characters.

If a US or world issue developed, I would wait till the next day to hear what Rush has to say.

He really understood the relationship of a talk show host and his listeners. I felt like I knew him after listening for 20+ years.

We miss you Rush
Mark Jaroch
February 28, 2021
My condolences to the family. May the God of Comfort, continue to comfort the family, during these difficult times.
February 28, 2021
Rush thank you for your service as a true patroit in America’s history and staying true to the America cause of life,liberty and the American way.
David Boston
Acquaintance
February 28, 2021
Thanks Rush for all the good radio. You provided us listeners with a good conservative education along with entertaining parodies and bumper music.
You will be missed.
Nancy Anderson
Acquaintance
February 28, 2021
Thank you for all that you do and have been in the raising of the Next Generation!
Mark Fleshman
Student
February 28, 2021
Patriotic Americans miss Rush because he said what he believed and said it in a way no one could say it better..I am glad his show is still being carried on radio with guest hosts..the format still keeps Rush alive and still gives us HOPE for the future.. Rest in Eternal Peace . GOD BLESS RUSH .
DAN RIVERS
Friend
February 28, 2021
RIP Mr.Limbaugh, you will be missed.
Michael Cassidy
Friend
February 28, 2021
Rush, we will miss you so much, listening from 11 to 2 on KMOX Our prayers go out to your entire family.
Bob & Maxine Haug
February 28, 2021
Rush you are an inspiration and a Kind and decent man. You have spoken for the silent majority before it became popular to do so you were a true trailblazer for conservative thinking Godspeed, my friend. My prayers go out to your family and friends.
Michelle Gonka
February 28, 2021
Jack Jensen
Friend
February 28, 2021
To the family of Rush Limbaugh may the love of God bring you Love and peace and strength during this time of loss in your life.Rest in Peace Rush Limbaugh.
Michelle Pearson
February 28, 2021
I am so sorry for your loss. My parents listened to talk radio my whole life. I don’t remember the first time I heard Rush but I listened. I also listened on December 23, 2020. As I listened I wondered if this would be his last show. For one tim I really hated for my intuition to be right. I am so proud that they picked a historical cemetery in St. Louis for his final resting place. I grew up in Bellefontaine Cemetery. My dad, Donald Meyer spent his life as one person put it making an a most tolerable day out of a most intolerable situation.. I lived my childhood among the history that is here. I have laid to rest my Dad, Donald Met, My sister Julie Russian and my son Joseph William Beeman. I am proud that the lay at rest with one of the Greatest of all times.
Donna Beeman
February 28, 2021
Thank You Rush for 20 years of Amazement, my kids nap time in the early days of listening to you were from 12-3 driving around in their car seats ❤... You Truly were the Trailblazer And You will be Sorely missed.. but We will Carry on For You. God Bless Kathryn, David,Lisa and the rest of your Loved ones.. RIP Rush, Thank God for Loaning your Talent to Us
Terri Bachuwa
Student
February 28, 2021
Rush was one of a kind. We loved and adored him and couldn’t wait to hear what he had to say about the day’s events. His intelligence and insight was incredible. We know he is in heaven with Our Lord and we will see him again. We’ll miss you immensely. Prayers for the family.
Judy Crocker
Friend
February 28, 2021
Rush will be greatly missed but we know he is resting under God’s care free of pain. Free at last.
He was such a patriot and loved the USA. He stood for freedom and values. He kept us up to date in very important issues that mattered to true Americans.
May the Lord comfort his family .
Rosa A
February 28, 2021
I listened to Rush nearly 30 years, recording the show during school hours to listen to later at home. He was a true companion to me, being there every day, and teaching me so much! I had a deep respect & affection for Rush. He walked with me through all the political ups & downs, helping give me a perspective on what was really happening. It was all so clear to him & I trusted him to expose the Truth & give hope for the future. I loved Rush like a beloved big brother, a family member, with whom I could see eye to eye! He filled an important spot in my heart & I will desperately miss him. I am so gratified that Kathryn & his staff & wonderful stand-ins have worked very hard to give us some continuity in preserving & presenting Rush's Legacy from the Archives of the E.I.B. ! It is so uplifting to listen to Rush's familiar voice, expounding on so many subjects during the current continuation of the show. Viva El Rushbo! LONG LIVE OUR BROTHER RUSH LIMBAUGH IN OUR HEARTS! WE LOVE YOU!
ilah GARTON
Student
February 28, 2021
Rush my wife and i love you RIP my freind. Your family are in my prayers GOD BLESS
Tim& Tammie Asbury
Friend
February 27, 2021
i THINK HE WAS SUCH AN AMAZING HUMAN BEING,i AM HEARTBROKEN FORTHIS COUNTRY LOST

GOD REST HIS SOUL MAY HE BE IN GOD LOVING ARMS FOREVER MORE REST IN PEACE !
suzanne and MIKE tatkow
February 27, 2021
I'm so sorry for your loss! Rush was the voice for the common person and I will miss his unique voice on the radio. May God Bless you and your family!
Mary Williams
Friend
February 27, 2021
Rush was my mentor and felt like a friend daily on the radio. Thank God for his voice through the years. We have lost an icon...
Toni Cutson
February 27, 2021
I started listening to Rush in 1988 on WABC NY when I lived in New Jersey. He was my friend that I never met. I miss him terribly.
David Ryerson
Friend
February 27, 2021
Rush,
You were an inspiration to me every day from 12 to 3. Thank you so much you were a true pioneer in you field. I am so glad you were a Christian will see you again one day in Heaven. RIP Rush
Michael Sizemore
Student
February 27, 2021
I cried when I heard you passed away. You were a great american and you loved this country. My prayers go out to your beloved wife.
muriel rosensweet
February 27, 2021
Hi.. so sorry for your loss..Rush Limbaugh was a big part of me growing up in the late '80s or early nineties I always listen to his show even up to 2021. On the Old Philadelphia wwdb.. May Rush Limbaugh rest in peace..
Paul from philadelphia..
February 27, 2021
Will miss your voice. I learned so much.
Carolyn Deeds
Student
February 27, 2021
He enjoyed speaking his mind.
Esmeralda Williams
February 27, 2021
Rush often acknowledged how blessed he was, and was a true example of humility and gratitude to God. So I offer this prayer for dear Rush: Dear Lord, Thank you for the gift of Rush Limbaugh's life. You know the heart of this man who so many turned to for insights, hope, laughter, and wisdom. Please grant him mercy and kind admittance to your kingdom, and console those who mourn his loss. Amen. To those who love Rush, our prayers are the best gift we can give to him now. Pray for us, Rush! You are loved and missed.
Susan Feeney
Friend
February 27, 2021
As a young man in the 70s preparing for my academic career as a professor, I enjoyed my hobby as a DJ. I was never a radio-type DJ. I enjoyed playing music that people would love to dance to and have fun. During a 50-year anniversary event, I shared my DJ equipment with a popular Pittsburgh KQV radio personality named "Jeff Christy". Jeff made this event a tremendous success and I enjoyed the teamwork. Jeff's last comments to me were "You need a better microphone!"
Several years later as an avid listener of Rush Limbaugh, I was slightly amazed when Rush shared his memories as Jeff Christy - a radio disk jockey. Perhaps, this is what I loved most about Rush. On those days when ever I was stressed, sad or uncertain, I was glad to listen to Rush/Jeff's voice, humor and wisdom, that made me laugh. Rush never ceased being a entertainer, even as I counted and enjoyed each and every one of his last days.
I have also been grateful for my personal God's loaned talents. As an educator and researcher my goal has always been to Change Students Lives. Thank you God for your gift "Rush Limbaugh", who has Changed Listener Lives. My condolences to the Limbaugh family and colleagues.
Packy Laverty
Friend
February 27, 2021
He was a great man radio talk show hosts will never see another like him.
Jeff Myers
Friend
February 27, 2021
I have tears in my eyes as write this.I loved listening to you on the radio for years, you were a beacon of what it means to be a patriotic American, telling it like it is.
You will be missed, my prayers and my condolences to your family.
See you in heaven my friend
Russell Schwalbe
Friend
February 27, 2021
Thank you for years of leadership. You brought me and many others into your Love of the Country and the fight for Consesative values. RIP.
Donald Podrasky
Friend
February 27, 2021
We will miss you Rush. You have been and will always be a great American hero. Rest In Peace.
James & Terrie Porras
Friend
February 27, 2021
Rush,
Thank you for being the best teacher I’ve ever had.
Blessings to you and your family
Beckie Youngblood
February 27, 2021
We will miss you Rush, hopefully you can make some positive influence up there and keep a eye on us. Rest In Peace. God Bless you and your Family.
Richard Clinton
February 27, 2021
I'll never forget the day when my husband called me at work and told me to turn on the radio and "listen to this Rush guy". He was so excited. After 30+ years of listening to Rush every day on my lunch break...it's going to be extremely hard to turn on the radio and not hear his voice anymore. I feel like I've lost a dear friend.
Sarah Madison-McCoy
February 27, 2021
Rush will Be missed by many people He was just a great person. I remember talking about getting married to His wife. You were very Special to All of his Fans. God Bless You Rush
Shirley Grobbel
Friend
February 27, 2021
my sincere sympathy goes out to Kathryn, David and family. Listened to Rush since 1988. WOW. Can not put into words how grateful I am to God to have had him for my friend and mentor. I love you Rush with all my heart. know you are with your dear Mom, Dad and Grandfather now. You have gracefully given all that wonderful talent back to God. Rest in Peace dear friend.
joyce mckee
February 27, 2021
You were the true news for me when you did all your great analysis of all the issues. Thank you, and I will miss you greatly.
Elizabeth Guerra
Friend
February 27, 2021
I Thank God for loaning Rush to the American people! The voice of conservativism will be truly miss by his family the most of all and the people secondly! God speed Rush..
To the family's of Rush Limbaugh may God be with you and your friends during these trying times! A true icon of radio, EIB Network, and the Golden Microphone will be dearly missed!
My prayers are with you, your family and friends with sympathy Shannon Frericks.
Shannon Frericks
Friend
February 27, 2021
I wept the day you spoke of your diagnosis. And yet you carried on a magnificent fight! I have long known of your absolute faith in God even as chose to honor that faith in private servitude.
I mourn with Kathryn and David and the Limbaugh extended family. Former fill in host, the late Tony Snow said prior to his passing ‘Hey guys, I’m about to get a promotion”. Rush has received his divine promotion. ” Well done good and faithful servant!” Matt25:33. Thank you all in the EIB team and family1
George Snyder
Friend
February 27, 2021
The greatest ever to do it. He’s with Jesus.
Aaron Core
Student
February 27, 2021
2Timothy 4: 7-8 I have fought a GOOD fight, I have FINISHED the course, I have KEPT the faith. Henceforth, is laid up for me a crown of righteousness . Rush, you workedhard for it.. Go get your reward. LadyDi Dianne Preston
February 27, 2021
Rush.. U were our beacon of light when all hope was gone. We will Miss u so Much. I feel like I lost a family member with ur passing. RIP
Phillip DeMartino
February 27, 2021
I have not grieved like this before like I'm grieving since the day you left us. I feel so lost now and don't know how to heal my broken heart. President Reagan, President Trump and you are my lifelong heroes. But you were the one who "talked" to me for 3 hours everyday, you were part of my existence. We will miss you oh so much it hurts and I'm crying as I write this. You are in a better place now in the embrace of our Lord, your unparalleled work here is done. Thank you very much for your incomparable service to this country, there will be no one like you in a million years, you were one in a million. RIP, Rush.
Connie BURGOS
February 27, 2021
Rush, you are now an angel to us all.Thank you for teaching me so much since my dad passed away.Condolences to your lovely wife Kathryn, David and the rest of your family. God bless you Rush, you we a beacon of light to so many people. Rest in peace my friend.

Love Jane
Jane Poston
Friend
February 27, 2021
You open the eyes of many to the truth...you gave many encouragement to continue to fight the good fight for Freedom and the list goes on and on. But hear God say as you enter those Gates of Heaven.."Well done thy Faithful Servant...". Thank you for all you did for America.
William and Reba Lockman
Friend
February 27, 2021
It was 31 years of fantastic radio.
Richard Rosenthal
February 27, 2021
We are missing a wonderful leader! Kathryn please accept my sincere condolences...
Frank Fezza
February 27, 2021
Have listened to Rush for several years and always loved hearing his perspective on what was happening in the country. Sometimes when I felt depressed about what was going on I wanted to listen to him and he always made me understand and feel better about what was really going on! I will definitely miss listening to his show.
Beverly Loveless
February 27, 2021
Rush was the GOAT of talk radio. A true American Patriot. Heaven gained a Saint.
Susan King
Friend
February 27, 2021
My deepest sympathy to Kathryn, and David and family. God bless you! I think this .would be intolerable if we didn't know where Rush is right now. We love you SO much, Rush.
Karen DelMarmol
Sister
February 27, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Will miss 12 Noon for ever.
CECILIA ROMANO
Friend
February 27, 2021
I will miss you with all of my heart. May God hold you forever in his arms.
CECILIA ROMANO
Friend
February 27, 2021
God Bless You Always
Steven J Rivera
Student
February 27, 2021
Thank you, God, for an American patriot that I could always count on to put my feelings into words and to convert my frustrations into right thinking.
Brian Cary
Student
February 27, 2021
Go High on the Mountain, Your work on earth is done, Go to Heaven shouting. You will be missed here, but will see you at " family of God's children reunion!!
Audrey Downs
Friend
February 27, 2021
Rest in peace my friend, you will be missed
Douglas Berry
Friend
February 27, 2021
Thank you for all that you did for America!!! You were a Great Patriot and I know you loved this Wonderful Country!!! We loved you too.... RIP RUSH
Ed Davis
Friend
February 27, 2021
Thank you Rush! Although you’re not here with us, the memories and the lessons learned will remain forever. Our prayers are with you, Kathryn and your family. May you Rest In Peace!
Steve &Terry Wilson
Friend
February 27, 2021
I feel like I've lost a close friend.
Eternal Mega Dittos, Rush
Ignazio Ciccolini
Friend
February 27, 2021
Our condolences to Mr Rush’s family! God gave America a person that spoke with conviction and truth! A great gift to America! He will be and already is missed! God comfort you. With our Love and Prayers. - Fans & Listeners
February 27, 2021
Thank you for always giving us the truth and words to live by!! Rest in Peace and fly with the Angels
February 27, 2021
Loved him. This country needed him. He sure will be missed.
Constance Leighton
Friend
February 27, 2021