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December 23, 2013
Bush Faux

1927-2013

 

Laurence David Faux, better known as Bush, passed away at Cottage Glen assisted living in Tooele in the comfort of his favorite chair. Born Nov. 15, 1927 in Spanish Fork to FJ Faux and Florence Peterson Faux. Joined the Navy at age 17, serving four years. Married Donna Sanborn 1949 they had two children, later divorced. Married Wanda Holloway 1966. Bush worked as a surveyor in 1950 and was sent to Dugway Proving Grounds in the west desert of Utah. He then accepted an offered job in the Security Division retiring from Dugway after 40 years. When Bush wasn’t bowling, golfing or fishing he was arrowhead hunting. He had countless friends, his only enemy being the emphysema that took his life. His last thoughts where for the concern of others. Bush is survived by his wife Wanda, Rocky Mountain Care Center Tooele Utah, daughter Vicki, Buhl Idaho, son Kelly, Magna Utah, 7 grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren 1 great great grandchild. Proceeded in death by his parents, brothers Trevor and Neal, sisters Louise and Adela, grandchildren Kevin and Lori. Heartfelt thanks to the staff at Cottage Glen for taking such wonderful care of Dad. Especially Josh who became his close friend and Susie, his little ray of sunshine. He loved and appreciated all of you. Bush requested no services, his ashes to be spread across the desert he loved. His memory will be held in many hearts.

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