Walter Regis Austin, 81, passed away May 24, 2021. He was born in Brier Hill, PA and was a Redstone High School graduate in Brier Hill. He moved to Akron after high school and became a certified machine repairman, which he took great pride in. He retired from Chrysler and was a member of the UAW.
Preceded in death by his mother, Ruth and son-in-law, Stanley Aronson, he is survived by his loving companion of 29 years, Patricia Caldwell and her family; children, Kimberly Aronson and Jeffrey (Alicia) Austin; grandchildren, Kara, Kaley, Jeffrey II and Bryanna; sister, Nancy Frost; long-time best friend, Wilbur “Red” (Joan) Hayes; and many cousins.
The family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the staff of Crossroads Hospice.
The funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 27, 2021, at 1 p.m. at Lafayette Memorial Park, 132 Twin Hills Rd, Brier Hill, PA 15415 with Don George officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Crossroads Hospice.
Please share your thoughts and condolences by visiting his Tribute Wall above
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Walter Regis Austin, please visit our floral store.