The Norman Transcript

February 18, 2014

Robert “Bob” E. Busch


The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Robert “Bob” E. Busch, 88, died Feb. 15, 2014, at home surrounded by loved ones.

A celebration of life service will be 2 p.m. today at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church with the Rev. Alan Sutherland officiating, assisted by retired Bishop Wallis Ohl.

Bob was born Aug. 15, 1925, in Chicago to Walter and Loretta Busch. He married Christine Coleman in 1946 in North Carolina and they moved to Norman in 1946.

Bob is survived by his wife of 68 years, Christine; four children, Sandra Chitwood, Cathy Brown, Brad Busch and Jan Olinghouse; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Bob was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who was beloved by all. His passions were OU sports and golf.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to St. Michael’s Episcopal Church in Norman.

Norman Transcript, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014

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