In memory of
Mary E. Bush
Mary E. Bush, 90 Mary E. Bush, 90, Burlington, passed away at 12:45 p.m. on Tuesday, October 11, 2016, at her home. She was born January 14, 1926, in Burlington, to Leonard "LF" and Eva (Rodkey) Crume. On June 5, 1947, she married Robert W. Michael, and he preceded her in death on July 26, 1957. On November 18, 1959, she married Wayne Bush, and he preceded her in death on March 10, 1991. Mary graduated from Burlington High School in 1944. She enjoyed shopping and loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and especially enjoyed attending their sporting events. She was a member of Delta Theta Chi, the Burlington Home Economics Club, the Kove Estates Women's Golf League, and Burlington Faith Church of Christ. Survivors include her daughter, Jocelyn (George) Britton, Lafayette; step-son, Jerry (Bonnie) Bush, Boca Raton, Florida; grandchildren, Ben (Crystal) Ayres, Goshen, Lacey (Brian) Viney, Flora, Allison (Chris) Longest, Fishers, and Ryan (Danielle) Boller, Illinois; and six great-grandchildren. In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Jerelyn Boller; brother, Kenneth Crume; and sister, Helen Ehrman. The funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday at Faith Church of Christ, 1701 S. Michigan St., Burlington, with Pastor Steve Cole officiating. Burial will follow in Burlington Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Children's Heart Foundation or the Alzheimer's Association. Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.stoutandson.com . Stout & Son Funeral Home, Neptune Chapel, Burlington, assisted the family with arrangements.
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