AUSTIN, William R. “Bill”
Was born on December 8th, 1948 in Millerton, Pennsylvania and entered into rest surrounded by his family on May 20th, 2012 at his home in Clayton, Washington.
He was a Vietnam Vet who served in the army as a sergeant in the First Battalion 152nd Infantry.
Bill moved to Spokane in 1980 and met his wife of almost 30 years in 1982.
He was an avid outdoors man and enjoyed fishing and hunting.
He is survived by his wife Brenda, his five children; Barry, Darren, Jason, Janae, and Kale, six grand children, his mother and four siblings.
A celebration of life will be held at his favorite fishing whole at Kettle Falls, WA in Locus Grove on Saturday, July 7th, 2012 at 1pm.