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Michael Austin
In Memory of
Michael Francis
1961 - 2017
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Obituary for Michael Francis Austin

Passed away peacefully at his home in Fergus, with his family at his side, on June 25th, 2017 in 56th year. Michael is happily reunited with his grandson Marcus Austin. Lovingly remembered by his wife Gertrud (Roth) and his sons Benjamin (Tracy) and David (Dove-Anne). Loving grandfather to Nadine, Ariana, Courtney, Julian and Abigail. Survived by his brothers Steve (Sylvia), Syd (Diane) and Allan (Marles). Predeceased by his parents Frank and Doreen Austin and his in-laws Reinhard and Ida Roth. Friends will be received at the Graham A. Giddy Funeral Home & Chapel, 280 St. David St. South in Fergus, on Tuesday, June 27th from 5:30 to 8:00pm. Funeral Service for Michael will be conducted at the New Apostolic Church, 792 St. Andrew St. West in Fergus, on Wednesday, June 28th at 7:00pm. Private Interment. Memorial donations can be directed to Team Loan – Small but Mighty.
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