Sad news for the United State Of America as they lose one of their elder statesman to the cold hand of death. Former US President George Herbert Walker Bush died at the age of 94.
The news of his death broke shortly before 10 p.m. Friday, Nov 30th, by the family’s spokesman. His death came almost eight months after the death of his wife, Barbara Bush.
The news of his death was also released on Friday night by his son, George W. Bush, who is also a former President of the United State of America.
He said : “Jeb, Neil, Marvin, Doro and I are saddened to announced that after 94 remarkable years, our dear Dad has died. George H.W. Bush was a man of the highest character and the best dad a son or daughter could ask for. The entire Bush family is deeply grateful for 41’s life and love, for the compassion of those who have cared and prayed for Dad, and for the condolences of our friends and fellow citizens,” the statement read.
The deceased was America’s 41st president who served from 1989 to 1993, and eight years later watched his son George W. became the 43rd president. He was also a world War II hero, Texas congressman, CIA director and Ronald Reagan’s vice president.