On April 17, 2018 First Lady Barbara Bush passed away in her home in West Houston in the presence of her husband President George Hebert Walker Bush.
Barbara Bush requested that she receive comfort care in her Houston home after complications from her chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and her congenital heart disease became worse in the beginning of April.
Barbara Bush’s funeral was held at the Saint Martin’s Episcopal Church and she was buried on April 21, 2018.
More information on Barbara Bush’s passing and her funeral can be found in the Houston Chronicle:
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