William David Aurentz

November 24, 1952January 2, 2017

William David Aurentz, 64, of Oakhill, passed away January 2, 2017. He was the son of the late William and Ruth. Aurentz. He was born November 24, 1952 in Oakhill, West Virginia. William was a graduate of Collins High School class of 1971 and attended college in Montgomery. He worked 21 years as a coal miner and 20 years in insurance sales. He enjoyed watching football and CNN. Mr. Aurentz was of the Methodist Faith and was a church treasurer for 16 years. Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 19 years, Barbara Aurentz of Oakhill; daughter, Allison Bria Aurentz of Virginia; aunt, Beverly Frye of Ohio; cousin, Michelle Susie of Alaska; 15 brother and sister-in-law’s and many friends. In honoring William’s wishes he will be cremated and no services will be held at this time. Online condolences may be viewed and shared with the family at Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, 350 W Maple Ave, Fayetteville has the honor of serving the Aurentz family.


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January 12, 2017

I have known Dave since high school. He was a good-hearted man who would do anything to help anyone. He will be sorely missed.

Eddie Ingles, Class of 1971

Marsha Rakes

January 9, 2017

Kay, I am so sorry for your loss, you are always in my thoughts. I am here whenever, an whatever you need. May you find peace and comfort during this difficult and trying times. All my love, my dearest friend. Marsha

January 5, 2017

I am so sorry for your great loss. May the God who "binds up the brokenhearted" and "comforts all who mourn" (Isaiah 61:1,2) sustain your family during this challenging time. Please accept my heartfelt sympathy.

January 4, 2017

May God's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this sad time
Psalms 29:11