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Lloyd E Austin

Lloyd E. Austin “beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather”

SHINGLEHOUSE, Pa.---Lloyd E. Austin, 81, of Shinglehouse, passed away in his home with his loving family by his side on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, after a long, courageous battle with cancer.

Born on Thursday, May 29, 1941 in Olean, N.Y., he was a son of Nelson and Ruby M. Confer Austin. On April 17, 1964 in the Ceres United Methodist Church, he married Phyllis R. Brabham, who survives.

Lloyd attended the Bell Run Country School until the sixth grade and then attended Oswayo Valley High School in Shinglehouse. He was employed by the former Olean Tile Plant, Bokman’s in Olean, N.Y., Vic McIntosh Tank and Pump in Olean and then by McGraw Edison in Olean. He also owned and operated an auto repair shop in Shinglehouse, Austin’s Repair.

Lloyd was a life member of the Shinglehouse Volunteer Fire Department and was a member of the former Potter County Trail Busters Snowmobile club.

Surviving in addition to his wife of 58 years are three sons, Douglas Austin, Timothy Austin, and Brian Austin, all of Shinglehouse; a daughter, Tracey (Tom) Latten of Portville, N.Y.; five grandchildren, Heather (Todd Keesler) Latten, T.J. Latten, Megan (Tony) Tidd, Kelly (Robert) Lee, and Christopher Stickel, who lives with his grandparents; nine great-grandchildren; nine step-great-grandchildren; two brothers, Dan Austin of Shinglehouse and Herb Austin of Corry; two sisters-in-law, Jane Austin of Shinglehouse and Bev Austin of Millport; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Lloyd was predeceased by a daughter, Kim Stickel; two brothers, Bob Austin and Wayne Austin; and two sisters-in-law, Marie Austin and Elsie Austin.

In keeping with Lloyd’s wishes, there will be no public visitation. A private celebration of Lloyd’s life will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Lloyd’s wife entrusted his care and cremation arrangements to Kevin J. Dusenbury, funeral director/owner of the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse.

To express condolences, light a candle, or share a fond memory of Lloyd, please visit www.virgillhowardfuneralhome.com or the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home Facebook page.

 




Guestbook

One of my earliest memories is of him teasing me. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Beth Bell Sep 27 2022 5:15 PM

So very sorry for your loss. Lloyd was a great guy and will be missed.

Dave and Kathy Garrity Sep 26 2022 11:35 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Lloyd Austin

Bonnie Hunt Sep 25 2022 1:03 PM

Sincere condolences to all the family

The Neal Family Sep 24 2022 7:48 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Lloyd Austin

Deborah M.Becker Sep 24 2022 7:47 AM

Sending a prayer from our family to yours

Linda Tronetti Sep 24 2022 5:01 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Lloyd Austin

Kim n Kevin Sep 23 2022 9:13 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Lloyd Austin

Dave & Carolyn Gustin Sep 23 2022 6:02 PM

Aunt Phyllis, Tracey, Doug, Tim, Brian and Christopher, you know my thoughts and sympathy are with you all.

Becky Austin Sep 23 2022 5:31 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Lloyd Austin

Brian Austin Sep 23 2022 5:05 PM

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