Keith R. Austin, 60, of Tariffville, died on Sunday (June 9, 2019) at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford. Keith was born in Battle Creek, MI on August 12, 1958 and was a son of Priscilla Whisler of Arizona and the late Glen Austin. He lived most of his life in Wallingford and worked as a computer programmer in the Information Technology field. A Mason, he was a member of the Valley Lodge #36 AF & AM.
In addition to his mother, Keith is survived by a daughter, Octavia Austin of Bristol; two sisters: Cheryl Austin-Desroches and Tracy Nelson: two granddaughters: Emera and Laurel Smith; two nephews, Steven and Jessie; and several great-nieces, cousins and special friends.
A memorial gathering will be held later. Funk Funeral Home, 35 Bellevue Ave., Bristol, is assisting the family. Please visit Keith’s memorial website at www.FunkFuneralHome.com
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