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William Allan Acheson

William Allan Acheson, age 77, of Aston, PA, went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, December 19, 2012.

Bill was born in Ontario, OR to the late William and Rosina Acheson. He was an army veteran. He was a retired mechanical engineer from the aircraft industry. After retiring he taught HVAC at Delaware Tech at the Stanton Campus. He attended the Brandywine Valley Baptist Church where he sang in the choir. While his children were young, he led Boys Brigade. Bill also taught bible studies.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Donna K. Acheson; 3 children, Carolyn Acheson and her husband Lee Vane of Cincinnati, OH, Jonathan of Horsham, PA and Jeffrey and his wife Amy of Newark, DE; 1 grandson, Samuel; 1 sister, Mary Ann Armstrong of Juneau, AK and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 22, at 10:30am, at the MCCRERY AND HARRA FUNERAL HOME, 3924 Concord Pike,(Rt 202, just south of

Silverside Rd) Wilmington, DE, where friends may call after 9:30am. Burial will be in Lawn Croft Cemetery, Linwood, PA.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Elwyn Delaware, c/o Senior Reflections, 321 E 11th St., Wilmington, DE 19801.

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Published in The News Journal on Dec. 21, 2012
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