In Memoriam : Timothy Bushey

Timothy Bushey Timothy Sullivan Bushey - age: 5 months
(September 26, 2012 to February 02, 2013 )
Resident of Limerick, Maine

Visitation Information:
Due to the storm, Sullivanís service has been rescheduled.
Everyone is invited to attend a memorial service to celebrate Sullivanís life this Sunday, Feb. 10 at 5 PM at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, located on the corners of Rts. 202 and 4A (13 Portland Rd) in Buxton (Bar Mills). Online condolence messages can be left at

LIMERICK- Timothy "Sullivan" Bushey, age 4 months, passed away at his home in Limerick on Feb. 2, 2013, after a courageous battle with Spinal Muscular Atrophy.
Sullivan was born in Portland at Mercy-Fore River on Sept. 26, 2012, the son of Timothy V. Bushey and Brittany L. (Bundy) Madore and remained under the loving and dedicated care of his parents at home throughout his short life.
Sullivan spent much of his time playing with his loving sister Goldie. His eyes lit up with excitement when he heard her voice or saw her face. Together they played with balloons, splashed in the tub, and played with his mobile and stuffies. He absolutely loved "sister kisses." His protective sister always made sure he was happy and his needs were met first. Sullivan also enjoyed reading time with Daddy; he listened intently to Daddy's voice while holding his hand. Sometimes he would take his turn reading and "talk" over his Dad during reading time. Sullivan enjoyed alone time with his Mommy when they would cuddle, talk, and play throughout the days. Sullivan loved his daily bath time, especially with the orange sponge his sister gave him. He loved when Mommy gave him foot massages while watching Baby Beethoven, Elmo, and Finding Nemo. He was a curious little boy and would search the room with his eyes, looking for wonderful sights such as the roaring fire, Christmas lights, the ceiling fan, or a picture of his sister. Sullivan had many visitors and always enjoyed spending time with friends and relatives, including his numerous grandparents. He also loved rides in the car and his trips to Lodge, his sisterís Christmas concert, and the neighbor's house. Sullivan will be remembered for his beautiful dark blue eyes and his radiant smile.
Besides his parents, Sullivan is survived by his sister- Goldie Lynn Madore; paternal grandparents- Grammy Sue and Grampa Lester Ordway, Ken Bushey and Ellen Crosby; maternal grandparents- "Nana" Karen Bundy and "Pappy" Richard Drew; paternal great grandmother- Beatrice Bushey; maternal great grandparents- Grammy ďPoĒ Pauline Drew and Grammy Goldie Bundy; his Auntie- Chelsea Talley; cousin- Darian Talley; and many beloved family friends and caregivers.
Online condolence messages can be left at
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice, 15 Strawberry Ave Lewiston, ME 04240, or to Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy,

Mary LeVasseur - February 5, 2013Contact this person Contact this person
Sweet Sullivan you are an angel with God now may you spread your tiny wings and be free to do all that you were unable to to here on earth. You will be missed by all of your family but in their hearts forever. Britt, you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Penny Peterson - February 5, 2013Contact this person Contact this person
My deepest condolences to your family Tim. My heart breaks for you and I can't begin to imagine the sadness and pain. I hope that the love and prayers of family and friends will carry you through this most difficult time.

Lissa Bradford - February 5, 2013Contact this person Contact this person
And now he is free from a little body that was not working so well...... My prayers and thoughts are with you all. God bless you and hold you in this time of sorrow....... Sending love and hugs.

Fred Simpson - February 6, 2013Contact this person Contact this person
Tim, We wish you and your family our sincere condolences on the loss of your beautiful little boy. Words don't express the sorrow we are feeling along with you at this time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We know the time he spent here on earth with you all will remain in your hearts as a most special time. Fred and Toby Simpson and Katie, Tim, and Aubree Gadbois

William Spearrin - February 6, 2013Contact this person Contact this person
Well, what can anyone say.... precious and few are the moments shared together, never to be forgotten. I can't imagine the heartache you must be going though. Continue to find the strength you need in each other.

Gary and Deb Cassidy - February 6, 2013Contact this person Contact this person
We are so sorry for your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. The Cassidy Family

Liz Terhorst - February 7, 2013Contact this person Contact this person
Though we never met you, sweet Sullivan, we will always remember you. What a beautiful, courageous and strong soul you are! Fly free baby boy. Sending love to you and your family!

Anne Angell - February 13, 2013Contact this person Contact this person
Tim, Brittany, and Goldie, My heart breaks for you all as I hear of this news. May the God of creation cradle you all in His loving arms like you have never known before. He will give you strength when you are weak, joy when there is sorrow, and peace beyond your understanding when you seek Him. I pray that you will always cling to Him and although we all don't understand the reasons why these things happen, we can turn to Him in our time of need and He will be there for you. Sullivan was a beautiful, precious young one. I was so happy that I had a chance to meet him at the Christmas concert. Thank you!

Matthew Hoyt - February 16, 2013Contact this person Contact this person
Tim and family, no words can express my sadness for you loss. The pain and sorrow will ease over time and memories will last forever. Cherish those memories til you meet again. Please feel free to call if you need anything or want to talk. Matt


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