NEW ALBANY - Austin, Michael J., 57, died Thursday, April 7, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
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Michael served in the 151st Infantry Division of the Indiana National Guard, attended The Church of God and was a long-time employee of The Courier-Journal.
Survivors include: son, Michael William Austin; mother, Anna E. Austin (Keith) ; brother, Randal Austin (Daisy); sisters, Diana Schwandt (Marvin) , Janet Riggs (Larry), Rita Marple , Alisa Lawson (Don) , Yvonne Harvey (Mike) and Sharon Griffin (Tim); grandson, Nicholas William Austin; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, John W. Austin.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Friday at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany. Funeral Service will be 10 a.m. Saturday in the Kraft Chapel with private burial to follow in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park.
Published in The Courier-Journal on Apr. 8, 2011