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Joseph Ivan Bushong
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1922
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1987
Cook County
Illinois, USA


Joseph Bushong, 64, Chicago, and former Jefferson County area resident, died Feb 24 1976, at Presbyterian St. Luke's Hospital in Chicago. He was a maintenance mechanic for the Royal Crown Cola Co. in Chicago. Mr. Bushong was born April 10 1922, in Waltonville, the son of John and Lulu (Newbury) Bushong. He married Marie Macalonas, who survives. The funeral will be 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Providence of God Church in Chigago. Burial will follow in the St. Casimir Cemetery at Chicago.
Friends may call 2 to 9 p.m. Friday at Adolf-Berwyn Funeral Home. Additional information may be obtained by contacting Hughey Funeral Home. In addition to his wife, Marie, Mr. Bushong is survived by one daughter, Gloria Belonax of Chicago; two grandchildren; one brother, Virgil Bushong of Waltonville; and three sisters, Mrs Thurman (Opal) Rector and Mrs. Evelyn Nordin, both of Mt Vernon, and Mrs. James (Ruth) Randor of Springfield. Mr. Bushong was a World War II Navy veteran. He was a member of Providence of God Church and VFW, both of Chicago. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Mt. Vernon Register-News, undated

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A survivor in the obituary of Joseph Bushong, Chicago, which appeared in Wednesday's edition of the Mt. Vernon Register-News, was not included in the information supplied to the paper by the funeral home. Bushong's brother, William Bushong of Hazel, Ky., should have also been listed under survivors.

Family links: 
  John Bushong (1882 - 1949)
  Lou Ella Newbury Bushong (1887 - 1949)
  Lela F. Bushong (1904 - 1929)*
  Raymond Bushong (1906 - 1933)*
  Hazel E. Bushong (1909 - 1926)*
  Arthur Bushong (1912 - 1914)*
  Kenneth Bushong (1914 - 1935)*
  Opal Faye Bushong Rector (1917 - 2012)*
  Virgil Bushong (1919 - 1998)*
  Joseph Ivan Bushong (1922 - 1987)
  William Edward Bushong (1924 - 1989)*
  Ruth Marie Bushong Hults (1929 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Casimir Catholic Cemetery
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Rick Bushong
Record added: Jan 16, 2013
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Joseph Ivan Bushong
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Joseph Ivan Bushong
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 Added: Jan. 16, 2013

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