December 9, 1933 ~ January 12, 2020 (age 86)


William Auchus Jr., 86 of Troy, MT passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 12, 2020, after a massive stroke.  He was born on December 9, 1933, in Plymouth, PA to the late William Sr. and Dorothy Auchus. 


Bill had been an independent truck driver and owner of Cousin Bill’s Tavern in Kunkle, PA. He served in the US Air Force and was a member of the American Legion. He was an avid hunter and fisherman but his true love was singing and playing country music on his guitar. 


He was preceded in death by his eldest son Joseph Auchus. 


Survivors include a sister Dolly Cmiech of Brooksville, FL; brother Larry Auchus of Shickshinny, PA; daughters Sylvia Wesley (Larry) of Shavertown, PA; Donna Harrison (Russell) of Brooksville, FL; and son Douglas Auchus (Barbara) of Lake Alfred, FL; and 7 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.


There will be no formal services.  Arrangements are by the Schnackenberg Funeral home in Libby. Online condolences and memories may be shared at

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