Wayne A. Bush, 80, of Stone Ridge
Wayne A. Bush, 80, of Stone Ridge, died suddenly on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016.
He was born in Kingston, a son of the late Frend and Orpha Silkworth Bush. Wayne was a lifelong area resident, and together with his son owned Bush Trucking and Excavating in Stone Ridge for more than 60 years.
He also did snow plowing and was the superintendent of the High Falls Cemetery. Wayne was a passionate Chevrolet person, enjoyed NASCAR racing, and hunting.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Emily Irving Bush; a son, Wayne A. Bush Jr. and his wife Donna of Accord; a sister, Evelyn Davis of Accord; and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by five brothers and two sisters. His funeral service will be Monday at 11 a.m. at George J. Moylan Funeral Home Inc., 2053 Route 32, Rosendale. The Rev. Arlene Dawber will officiate. Interment will follow at High Falls Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home in Rosendale on Sunday from 3 to 6 p.m. Memorial donations are requested to Marbletown First Aid Unit, P.O. Box 323, High Falls, N.Y. 12440. (www.GJMoylanFuneralHome.com)