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Joseph Leonard Bush
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Birth: Dec. 6, 1928
Bartlesville
Washington County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 2013
Claremore
Rogers County
Oklahoma, USA

Bartlesville - Joseph Leonard Bush, 84, retired Bartlesville firefighter, died Thursday. Memorial graveside service 3 p.m. April 19, Stokes Cemetery. Stumpff.
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Joseph L. Bush, 84, retired Bartlesville Fire Department, died at 12:33 AM on Thursday April 11, 2013 in Claremore.

Memorial services will be held at 3:00 PM on Friday April 19, 2013, in the Stokes Cemetery in rural Bartlesville. Military rites will be conducted by the James H. Teel American Legion Post # 105 of Bartlesville, Oklahoma. Cremation arrangements were directed by the Stumpff Funeral Home & Crematory.

Joseph Leonard Bush was born December 6, 1928 at Bartlesville, Oklahoma to C.E. and Ruby Alice (Hopkins) Bush. He was raised and received his education in Dewey, Oklahoma. Mr. Bush was married to Jackie Seamans on September 9, 1950 at Bartlesville. He entered the U.S. Army on March 24, 1952 and served during the Korean Conflict. Mr. Bush was honorably discharged on March 11, 1954. After his military service he moved back to Bartlesville, and began his career with the Bartlesville Fire Department where he was employed from 1951 to his retirement in 1973. Mr. Bush also worked at REDA Pump Company as a security guard. He worked at Gunter Drug and for Kenneth Adams as a currier and on the Adams Ranch. Mr. Bush was Commander with the Bartlesville V.F.W. # 989 from 1985 to 1987. He was a silversmith and taught silver smithing and was a member of Osage Hills Gem and mineral society.

Mr. Bush was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Jackie Bush; one daughter Joanna Lynn Bush; one grandson Aaron Stumpe; two sisters Rosabel Crawford and Bonnie Wittmer; two brothers Elbert Bush and Frank Burton. 
 
Note: Cremation arrangements were directed by the Stumpff Funeral Home & Crematory.
 
Burial:
Stokes Cemetery
Bartlesville
Washington County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: OkieBran
Record added: Apr 13, 2013
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Joseph Leonard Bush
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 Added: Dec. 7, 2013

- OkieBran
 Added: Apr. 13, 2013
 
 
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