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| December/January 1998

Brothers VERNON BUSH, of Robinson, Illinois, and JACK BUSH of Oblong, Illinois, both passed away in 1998. Vernon died in January and Jack died in August. Both were engine collectors and attended shows in Illinois and Indiana and Zolfo Springs, Florida. Both were members of the Oblong Antique Tractor and Engine Club.

Vernon's wife preceded him in death in March, 1997. Vernon is survived by one son, one daughter, and five grandsons.

Jack is survived by his wife, one daughter, and one granddaughter.

Both are survived by one sister, Mary Hawkins, of Oblong, Illinois, and one brother, Kenneth, of De Bary, Florida, who is also an engine collector.

Submitted by Mrs. Kenneth Bush of De Bary, Florida.


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