Former First Lady Of The United States Barbara Bush Died At 92

Date April 18, 2018

 America together with the whole world mourns the loss of the unforgettable first lady and brilliant woman, Barbara Bush, who died at the age of 92.


Incredible woman and one-of-the-kind first lady, Barbara Bush

It’s always sad to say goodbye to legends. The former first lady of America, Barbara Bush, was indeed a legend, that is why her demise has deeply touched millions of people around the globe.


Barbara suffered from the Graves’ disease, an autoimmune disorder that affects the thyroid. Recently, the family announced that her health saw a severe decline. During the last year, she was hospitalized several times.

A few days ago, Barbara decided she had enough of treatments in her life. The former first lady refused from hospitalization and further medical treatment.

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Her family showed serious concern about the current state of Barbara’s health, but her decision was uncompromising. Her loving husband, George H.W. Bush, her 5 children, and 17 grandchildren kept praying for her recovery, though they understood there were bad chances for it.

On Tuesday, George H.W. Bush’s office released a sad announcement - Barbara Bush passed away surrounded by her loving family. She was 92.

Rest in peace, dear Barbara!

Barbara Bush was a legendary figure in the history of the United States. She was loved and admired by millions, and her great contribution to the development of the country made Barbara people’s favorite first lady in history.

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Barbara Bush was well-known for her enormous social and charity work. She was involved in multiple social programs helping the homeless and AIDs, she also fought for more ‘literate’ America with her school volunteer programs. As the first lady, she launched the Barbara Bush Foundation for Family Literacy.



All her family mourns the passing of their beloved wife, mother, and grandmother. In his touching tribute to his late mother, her son George Bush wrote:

My dear mother has passed on at age 92. I’m a lucky man that Barbara Bush was my mother. Our family will miss her dearly, and we thank you all for your prayers and good wishes.

Barbara Bush would be long remembered for her devotion to the country and family. She was the most admired first lady in the history of the US presidencies.


Our condolences to the Bush family. We are deeply sorry for your loss. People of the world will never forget incredible Barbara Bush. She will always live in our hearts.


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