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88 East Main St.
Meriden, CT 06450
Phone: (203) 235-3338
Fax: (203) 686-1676
Kenneth  Austin

Kenneth J. Austin

Thursday, April 25th, 1929 - Thursday, October 24th, 2019
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Obituary

Kenneth J. Austin, 90, husband of the late Mary E. (Grover) Austin, died on Thursday October 24, 2019 after a long illness. Kenneth was born in Springfield, VT on April 25, 1929 to the late Clarence and Althea (Robinson) Austin. He graduated from Springfield High School and worked for Fellows Gear Shaper Co. in Springfield VT before moving to Meriden for many years. Mr. Austin was a World War II veteran serving honorably with the U.S. Navy. He traveled with Admiral Byrd’s Antarctic Expedition aboard the USS Pine Island, in 1946-1947. Kenneth was also a member of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, the American Legion Post 45 in Meriden, CT and the VFW Post 771 in Springfield, VT. Kenneth was also a proud member of the Antique Veterans of Meriden World Post #1.

Kenneth is survived by his three daughters, Linda M. Smith, Carol A. Cronk and her husband Steve and Cindy L. Catapano and her husband Nicholas; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild and another on the way! He also leaves behind his sister Martha Guthrie. Kenneth was pre-deceased by his brothers Lloyd and Donald and a son-in-law Theodore Smith.

Family and friends are invited to attend a funeral service to be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 10 a.m. at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 33 Fairground Rd, Springfield, VT 05156. Burial with military honors will follow at Oakland Cemetery. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Kenneth’s memory may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at or P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516 or support.woundedwarriorproject.org.

Arrangements are under the direction of the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main St., Connecticut 06450.
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  • Service

    Saturday, November 9th, 2019 | 10:00am
    When
    Saturday, November 9th, 2019 10:00am
    Location
    St. Mark's Episcopal Church
    Address
    33 Fairground Rd
    SPRINGFIELD, VT 05156
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  • Interment

    Location
    Oakland Cemetery
    Address
    Route 106
    SPRINGFIELD, VT 05156
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