Wilbert H. "Bud" Eachus

Wilbert H. 'Bud' Eachus of Coatesville Wilbert H. "Bud" Eachus, 79, of Coatesville, passed away on Thursday, April 25, 2013, surrounded by his family at his home. He was the beloved husband of Grace Hines Eachus, with whom he shared 41 years of marriage. Born in Coatesville, he was the son of the late William and Edna Eachus. An area resident his entire life, Bud was self-employed as a brick mason. He served honorably in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He was a member of the Brandywine Goddard Masonic Lodge #383 of Coatesville, the V.F.W. and the Coatesville and West Chester Moose. He is survived, in addition to his wife, by his children, Linda Coffman of San Antonio, Jeff Eachus of Coatesville, Kimberly Geatens, wife of Mike, of Coatesville, Nancy Draucker, wife of Keith, of Mohnton, Georgette March of Coatesville; step-son, William Hannum of Quakertown; 11 grandchildren; and siblings, Robert Eachus of Coatesville, Charlotte Jones of N. Carolina, and Mary Keros of New York. He was predeceased by four sisters and four brothers. The viewing will be held from 10 until 10:45 a.m. on Tuesday, April 30, at the Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main St., Parkesburg, with a Masonic Service beginning at 10:45 a.m. The Funeral Service at 11 a.m. will be private. Online condolences can be posted at www.wildefuneralhome.com.

Published in The Daily Local on Apr. 27, 2013