Our Staff

Nicholas P. Bush - Funeral Director and Licensed Manager

Nick is president of the Nicholas J. Bush Funeral Home, Inc., and serves as the licensed manager.  A lifelong resident of Rome, he graduated from the Manlius Military School, Manlius, N.Y., attended St. Michael’s College, Colchester, VT., and graduated from Simmons School of Mortuary Science, Syracuse, N.Y.

Nick is a member of St. John the Baptist Church, where he has served as former president of St. John’s  Men’s Holy Name Society,  Rome Kiwanis Club, where he served on the Board of Directors for  many years, a former Board of Directors member of Hospice Care, Inc.  Nick is a member of the National Funeral Directors Association and Tri-County Funeral Directors Association, where he serves on its Board of Directors.  He is also a member of the Knights of Columbus Rome Council, Toccolana Club and Galliano Club.
Nick and his wife Joanne live in Rome.  They have a daughter and son-in-law, Laura Bush Jenkins and her husband Mark Jenkins and a son Nicholas M. Bush.  They are grandparents to Theodore S. Jenkins and William M. Jenkins.