Former US President George HW Bush passes away

Former US President George HW Bush passes away

George Herbert Walker Bush, who was the 41st  President of United States of America from 1989 to 1993, has died on Friday in US. He was 94.

The office of George H.W Bush issued a statement announcing his death and said that the funeral arrangements will declared soon. The Present President Donald Trump, ex-president Barack Obama and other US leaders mourned the death and recalled his service for the betterment of US society. Survived by five children and their families including 16 grandchildren, Bush lost his wife Barbara Bush in April this year.

His son, George W Bush served as 43rd President of America from 2001-2009. In his pioneering life journey, Bush worked as UN ambassador, CIA director, Congressman, GOP chairman, Vice President and President. In his tweet remembering Bush for one last time, Obama said "America has lost a patriot and humble servant in George Herbert Walker Bush. While our hearts are heavy today, they are also filled with gratitude. Our thoughts are with the entire Bush family tonight - and all who were inspired by George and Barbara's example."