Tributes started pouring in as news of Former US president George HW Bush's death was announced by his family today.
Former US president George HW Bush, who helped steer America through the end of the Cold War, died at age 94 late on Friday night.
"George HW Bush was a man of the highest character and the best dad a son or daughter could ask for." his son, former president George W Bush, said.
Tributes started pouring in as the news of his death was announced by his family today.
Former US President Barack Obama says America has lost a patriot and humble servant in George Herbert Walker Bush.
One of his grandsons, George P Bush, says George HW Bush was the "greatest man I ever knew."
Populist FDR Democrat Brandon Presley says Former President Bush served America "with dignity both home and abroad."
"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," a statement from his family said.
US President Donald Trump released a statement on Twitter saying President Bush inspired generations of his fellow Americans to public service.