Austin Thomas Lupton, 73, of Stephens City, Virginia, formerly of Berryville, Virginia, died Saturday, March 16, 2013, in Shenandoah Memorial Hospital, Woodstock, Virginia.
Mr. Lupton was born in 1939 in Frederick County, Virginia, the son of the late Thomas and Ruby Lupton. He was a mechanic with General Electric retiring after 25 years of service. Mr. Lupton was an avid car lover and a former member of Hoppers Auto, Yesterday's Cruisers.
He married Velma Lupton, who preceded him in death in 2008.
Surviving is his daughter, Roxanne Brown of Stephenson, Virginia; son, Mark Lupton of Stephens City, Virginia; two grandchildren, Shannon Nuckles and Allan Brown; three great-grandchildren; and brothers, Roger Lupton of Stephens City, Virginia and Temple Lupton of Winchester, Virginia.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Omps Funeral Home, Amherst Chapel.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday at Omps Funeral Home, Amherst Chapel, with Reverend Noel Vold officiating. Interment will be in Green Hill Cemetery, Berryville, Virginia.
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