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John Walker Torbush Jr.

July 3, 1934 - November 4, 2013
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John W. Torbush, Lt. Col.

John W. Torbush, Lt. Col., US army, Ret passed on November 5th, 2013 in Naples FL. He is survived by his loving daughter Vicki Torbush. John, otherwise known at Brownie, was married to his adorable & beloved wife Mimi for 55 years. John is a retired army infantry Lt. Colonel who did 2 tours in Vietnam as well 1 in Korea. John was an expert marksman and achieved the highest of honors, the President's One Hundred. John won gold and silver medals in the Olympics for running deer marksmanship. He also coached the Army's Trap & Skeet team helping them to achieve many awards. A celebration of John's life will be held on Monday, November 11, 2013 at 2:00pm at New Life Community Church on Marco Island. A private military burial will be held for the family. In lieu of flowers, dontations should be made to Wishing Well Foundation, Inc. 26930 Wyndhurst Ct Bonita Springs, FL 34134.

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"RIP Colonel. Once a Wolfhound always a Wolfhound - 27th Infantry Regiment - 25th Infantry Division." David Zobel (Menasha, WI)

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