Former First Lady Barbara Bush is in failing health, according to our news partner, WMTW.

Governor Paul LePage sent his best wishes to Bush and her family, who have spent summers at their home at Walker's Point in Kennebunkport for many years, as per WMTW.


Barbara Bush, who is 92, is surrounded by her family, and is thankful for all the love, thoughts and prayers being sent her way from all over the world, including New England, according to WMTW. She has reportedly been in and out of the hospital for various health problems, but has decided not to seek additional medical treatment.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Mrs. Bush.