News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 29, 2007

William Otis Auterson


William Otis “Bill” Auterson, 85, of Terre Haute died at 1 a.m. Saturday, April 28, 2007, in his residence.

He was born June 19, 1921, in Knifly, Ky., to Thomas Auterson and Martha Jane Corbin Auterson. His wife, Betty L. Donna Auterson, survives. Also surviving are three sons, Roger Auterson of Merrillville, Tim Donna of Albuquerque, N.M., and Gary Auterson and his wife Samantha of Terre Haute; two daughters, Eva Jean Collar and her husband Pete of Paris, Ill., and Vickie Price of Terre Haute; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Daniel Auterson; and three sisters, Eller Yates, Pearl Cox and Annie Henson.

Cremation is scheduled. DeBaun Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of arrangements.