|Birth: ||Jul. 29, 1928|
|Death: ||Oct. 14, 2007|
NORMA R. BUSH, 79, of Thomson, IL, died Sunday, October 14, 2007 at Morrison Community Hospital, Morrison, IL.
Norma was born July 29, 1928 in Newton Township, IL, to Anno and Rena (Heun) Huizenga. She was educated in the Slocum Street School of rural Whiteside County and was a graduate of Erie High School in Erie, IL. Norma married Roland J. Bush on November 26, 1946 in Erie, IL. She was employed by General Electric in Morrison, then employed as a waitress, and later as a nurses aid for Mercy Medical Center in Clinton, IA. She was also engaged in farming with her husband in the rural Erie, Thomson, and Fulton, IL areas. She was a member of Spring Valley Reformed Church in rural Fulton.
Survivors include her husband, Roland; two daughters, Diane (Mrs. Wesley) Temple of Princeton, IL and Debbie (Mrs. Larry "Bim") McGinnis of Thomson, IL; four sons, David (Pat) Bush of Nashville, TN, Richard (Pamela) Bush of Bethalto, IL, Doug (Nancy) Bush of Fulton, IL, and Drew (Karmin) Bush of Chadwick, IL; fifteen grandchildren, Shane (Krystal) Temple, Steffanie (Carl) Denton, Joseph McGinnis and Michelle Leitzen, Mark (Jennifer) McGinnis, Amy (Jerry) Jones, Caleb (Elizabeth) Bush, Seth (Kristin) Bush, Sarah (Dave) Thomas, Hannah Bush, Dale (Hilary) Bush, Dan (Cari) Bush, Dawn (Josh) Temple, Diane (Nate) Stichter, Emily and Allyson Bush; ten great grandchildren; one sister, Rose (Mrs. Alvin "Bud") Wiersema of Morrison, IL and one brother, Willard (Phyllis) Huizenga of Morrison, IL.
She was preceded in death by a grandson, Michael David Bush; three sisters, Verna Norman, Hazel Norman, and Wilma Jean Huizenga in infancy; one brother, John Huizenga, a sister-in-law, Ella Mae Huizenga, two brothers-in-law, Henry and Hie Norman.
FUNERAL SERVICE: 10:30 AM Wednesday – October 17, 2007 at the Fulton Chapel – Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home
OFFICIATING: Rev. Scott Bonestroo – Pastor: Spring Valley Reformed Church – Fulton, IL
VISITATION: 5:00 – 8:00 PM Tuesday – October 16, 2007 at the Fulton Chapel – Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home
INTERMENT: Fulton Township Cemetery – Fulton, IL
Memorials have been established to Spring Valley Reformed Church or Hospice of the Rock River Valley.
Anno Huizenga (1898 - ____)
Rena Heun Huizenga (1900 - 1940)
Norma R Huizenga Bush (1928 - 2007)
Wilma Jean Huizenga (1935 - 1935)*
Fulton Township Cemetery
Created by: Paula Koehler
Record added: Oct 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22205634