Bush Family Welcomes New Family Member Days After Barbara Bush’s Death

April 20, 2018

Just two days after former First Lady Barbara Bush passed away, the Bush family welcomed a new member to their family. A baby boy.


Neil Bush, the son of Barbara and George H.W. Bush, posted a picture of his new grandson on Facebook.



His post read: “Maria and I were so blessed to spend lots of time with mom and dad during mom’s last weeks and we are so grateful for the condolences and outpouring of love expressed towards her by many, many friends.


Barbara Bush was loved by everyone. She lived a remarkable life, blessing family, friends, and total strangers around the world. Mom left on her own terms.


In the final hours, she was comfortable, loving, surrounded by family, holding hands with dad. Maria and I will always be grateful for being able to say a proper goodbye to our wonderful mother.



And then two days later, yesterday morning, two weeks before her due date, Lauren Bush Lauren gave birth to a beautiful 7 lb. 8 oz. baby boy, Max Walker Lauren.


The circle of life. God is good.”


Lauren Bush Lauren and her husband, David Lauren, welcomed their new boy, Max Walker Lauren, into the world on April 19.


David Lauren is the son of Ralph Lauren and is the vice chairman and chief innovation officer of Ralph Lauren Corp. Lauren and David also have another son, 2-year-old James.



Barbara and George H.W. Bush now have eight total great-grandchildren.


In related news, read Jenna Bush Hager’s emotional farewell to her grandmother in the next article below.

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