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December 1, 2012

It's the little things that count

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Tonawanda News — A phone message earlier this week came from a gentleman who asked if his friend, Bill Bush, a lifelong resident of North Tonawanda, could be mentioned for all the good he did. Although I never met Bill, a little research showed that he founded Bush Trucking & Landscaping Inc. on Sweeney Street in North Tonawanda in 1956, a company which continues to operate today in Tonawanda. “Bill should have a tribute,” the caller said. “He donated to the needy, often picking up homeless and taking them to breakfast or for a meal, he was a trustee of Salem Church and a member of Sikora American Legion Post. A great guy.”

Condolences to both families.

Contact community editor Barbara Tucker at 693-1000, ext. 4110 or email barbara.tucker@tonawanda-news.com

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