Patricia Bush


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Posted Online: April 28, 2013, 6:21 pm
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Patricia McCarthy Bush, 80, of Bettendorf, died on Saturday, April 27, 2013, atClarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf. She was surrounded by her loving family at thetime of her passing. Services and a Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m.Thursday, May 2, at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 4097 18th St., Bettendorf.Burial will take place in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Davenport. Visitation will be on Wednesday from4 to 7 p.m. at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, 614 Main St., downtownDavenport.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Embracing Our Future Campaign, Women's Choice Center or Assumption High School.
Mrs. Bush is survived by her children, Lawrence (Karen Britian) Bush, Joseph (Katie) Bush, GregoryBush, Barbara (Michael) Johnson, Thomas (Susan) Bush, Peter (Julie) Bush and Mary (Tim)Walsh. She was preceded in death by her husband, John L. "Jack" Bush, in 2009. A completeobituary will appear in Tuesday's newspaper.














 




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