David William Austin

David William Austin

Male 1927 - 2017  (89 years)

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  • Name David William Austin 
    Born 05 Feb 1927  Little Chute, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Graduation 1944  St John High School, Little Chute Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1848 Ship Descendant of an Immigrant on Maria Magdalena 
    Died 06 Jan 2017  Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 11 Jan 2017  St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    • David W. "Dave" Austin, age 89, Kaukauna, (formerly of Little Chute) passed away Friday January 6, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Hospital after a short illness. He was born in Little Chute on February 5, 1927 to the late Frank E. and Clara (Lamers) Austin and resided there until 2015.

      He was a 1944 graduate of St. John High School and served in the U. S. Army during W. W. II.

      While attending Marquette University in Milwaukee, he met his life soul mate Edna M. Fuhrman.

      They were married September 25, 1948 at St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Milwaukee, raised 11 children and celebrated 52 years of marriage at the time of Edna's passing in 2000.

      David was employed for 40 years in Menasha by John Strange Paper Co., Menasha Corporation and U. S. Paper Mills as Personnel Director, also serving as Safety Manager, Traffic Manager, Converting Manager, Raw Materials Purchasing Agent and Labor Relations Manager. He was also instrumental in the startup of the John Strange Paper employees Credit Union and served as secretary for 18 years.

      David was a lifetime member of St. John Catholic Church, American Legion Post 258 (70 years) and Fox Valley Golf Club.

      He enjoyed camping, fishing, golf and the time spent with his children and grandchildren.

      David is survived by his children and spouses: Sue (Paul) Vanevenhoven, Pat Austin, Jeff (Pat), Mike (Nancy), Ned (Sadie), Tim (Judy), Tom (Betty), and Jim Austin.

      He is further survived by 58 grandchildren; 49 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law: Mary Ann Austin; and numerous nieces and nephews.

      David was preceded in death by his wife Edna; sons: Todd, Steve, Jay and Paul; his parents: Frank and Clara Austin; brothers: Frank and Richard Austin; sisters and brothers-in-law: Marie and Jane Austin, Esther and Arlye Long, Alice and James Jolin, Bernadine and George Fuhrman, Arnold Fuhrman; mother and father-in-law: Theresa and Herman Fuhrman; and 2 grandchildren.

      Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at ST. JOHN NEPOMUCENE CATHOLIC CHURCH (323 Pine St. Little Chute) from 9:00 a.m. until time of Mass at 11:00 a.m. The Rev. Ronald Belitz will officiate. Military rites conducted by the Jacob Coppus American Legion Post 258 will immediately follow. Committal St. John Cemetery. To sign the guest book, please visit oconnellfh.com.
    Person ID I23880  Little Chute Historical Socitery F
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2020 

    Father Ancestors Frank Earl Austin,   b. 18 Nov 1896, Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1968, Little Chute, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Clara Sophia Lamers,   b. 20 Apr 1896, Little Chute, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1956, Little Chute, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
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    Married 12 Feb 1918  St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1532  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Edna Marie Fuhrman,   b. 24 Dec 1928, Bowler, Shawano Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Nov 2000, Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 25 Sep 1948  Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
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    +2. Theodore David Austin,   b. 21 Aug 1950, Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1998, Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
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    Married: 1x4. Stephen Mark Austin,   b. 30 Jan 1953, Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Sep 2000  (Age 47 years)
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     6. Jay Thomas Austin,   b. 17 Jun 1956, Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1981, Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
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    +9. Paul Joseph Austin,   b. 12 May 1961, Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 2016, Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
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    Married: 1x11. Living
    Family ID F7883  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 05 Feb 1927 - Little Chute, Outagamie, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - 1944 - St John High School, Little Chute Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Sep 1948 - Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 06 Jan 2017 - Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 Jan 2017 - St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Outagamie, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
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    St John High School Yearbook 1944
    St John High School Yearbook 1944
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