SHARPSVILLE, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – William E. Truby, 91, of Sharpsville, formerly of West Middlesex, passed away at 6:40 a.m., Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at John XXIII Home, Hermitage, following an extended illness.
He was born December 13, 1929, in New Castle, to Earl and Leoma (Weir) Doutt.
William was employed as a millwright at Westinghouse Electric for 37 years and also was chief of police for Shenango Township Police Department for 20 years.
He was a member of the Presbyterian Church of West Middlesex and a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served during World War II.
William was a very talented craftsman.
He was a member of Kedron Lodge 389.
Surviving are his wife, Myltreda (Kilgore) Truby, whom he married February 3, 1951 and she survives at home; a daughter, Sherry Truby (Ronald) Horvath of Sharpsville; a son, Robert C. (Brook) Truby of Greenville; a sister, Karen (John) Truchan of Mercer; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Marjorie Vaughn and a brother, Gerald Doutt.
Arrangements handled by John Flynn Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.
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