Former President George W. Bush praised his father as a “man of the highest character” after he announced that former President George H.W. Bush died late Friday at the age of 94.
“George H. W. Bush was a man of the highest character and the best dad a son or daughter could ask for,” George W. Bush wrote in a statement. “The entire Bush family is deeply grateful for 41’s life and love, for the compassion of those who have cared and prayed for Dad, and for the condolences of our friends and fellow citizens.”
His wife, Barbara Bush, died in April after the couple celebrated 73 years of marriage.
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