Charlotte R. Bush
March 16, 1931 – November 17, 2016
Charlotte R. (Boyer) Bush, age 85, of Middletown, DE, passed away peacefully at home while surrounded by her family on Thursday, November 17, 2016.
Born in Philadelphia, PA on March 16, 1931, Charlotte was the daughter of the late William and Ethel (Schultz) Boyer. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her 10 sisters and 4 brothers.
Charlotte was a wonderful cook and a devoted and loving mom, Nan and Great Nan. She enjoyed playing bingo, trips to Delaware Park and adored family gatherings and trips to Disney World. Charlotte will be very dearly missed.
Left to cherish her memory are her loving husband of 67 years, Edmund F. “Ed” Bush; daughter, Charlotte R. Schoen (Jim) of Middletown, with whom she lived; grandchildren, Gregory Schoen (Angela), Jeffrey Schoen (Michelle) and Lauren Wojciechowski (Frank); 6 great grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and her special friend and caregiver, Brenda Dorsey.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Tuesday morning, November 22, 2016 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a memorial service will be held at 11 am. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Charlotte’s memory may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to the Salvation Army, P.O. Box 308, Wilmington, DE 19899.