Obituary: Jim Busch, former education faculty member, passes away at 86

We’re sorry today to report the passing of a former UW-Green Bay faculty member and education chair. James (Jim) Busch, 86, died Sept. 7 after a battle with lung and heart disease, according to an obituary in Monday’s (Sept. 10) Green Bay Press-Gazette. He taught secondary math and science before working for the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction in Madison and then the Ford Foundation in Beirut, Lebanon. Busch ended his career here, retiring as an associate professor of Education in June 1990, and then continuing as an adjunct instructor intermittently in the early-to mid-’90s. Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday (Sept. 11), with the funeral to follow at Graceway Fellowship, 1750 Dousman St. Full obituary.