Barbara Bush Has Passed at Age 92

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Posted: Apr 17, 2018 7:45 PM
Barbara Bush Has Passed at Age 92

Some very sad news to report. Former First Lady Barbara Bush has passed away at the age of 92. President George H. W. Bush's office released the following statement.

Over the weekend, it was reported that Mrs. Bush had decided to stop seeking medical treatment and instead receive comfort care. For the past few years, she had dealt with congestive heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Mrs. Bush was known for her quick wit. Even on her last days on Earth, she was cracking a few jokes and even having some bourbon.

Barbara and George met in Greenwich, Connecticut in 1941. Their romance lasted 70 years. Admirers shared beautiful photos of the couple throughout the years.

Her son and former President George W. Bush shared the following message.

President Trump and other prominent national figures have begun sharing some sweet sentiments for the late first lady.