The First Presidency honored President George H.W. Bush in a statement on Dec. 1, 2018. President Bush served as the 41st president of the United States from 1989 to 1993 and was a World War II veteran. He died at 94 years of age. Read the First Presidency's statement below:
"We are grateful today for the life and service of President George H. W. Bush. We honor him as a devoted husband, father and grandfather, a man of deep conviction who dedicated his life in service to country, family and faith. We express our love to the Bush family. We have been blessed by his legacy of service and devotion, and we pray they will be granted God's peace as they remember and celebrate his remarkable life."