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“Kathy-I was so sad to read that Steve had passed away in the latest UMASS Lowell Alumni magazine. Much time has passed since and I hope you and your...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Tom Bartram - Sharon, CT

“To the Austin Family, My thoughts and prayers are with you. They have been since I learned Stephen was ill. I had the pleasure of working with him ...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Laurie Cullen

“To Kathy & Family, With deepest sympathy. You are in our thoughts & prayers. We are thinking of you at this sad time. Scott & Luisa Alberti ”
3 of 20 | Posted by: Scott Alberti

“Dear Kathy, Stephanie and Jason, May you be comforted by your family and friends who care about you and sympathize with the loss of your most...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Denise A. Venne

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May peace be with you all. Deborah Holbrook and Family ”
5 of 20 | Posted by: Deborah Holbrook

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. Tom and Annmarie Ryan ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: Tom and Annmarie Ryan

“My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in your time of sorrow. ”
7 of 20 | Posted by: Janice Pillow

“My sincere condolences to the Austin family.I've known Steve for a long time here at logan and found him to be caring,funny,and a good friend. God...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: MICHAEL OCONNOR

“I am sending you caring thoughts and feel so sad about your loss. ”
9 of 20 | Posted by: Heather

“Steve was a great guy,I worked beside him for many years at Massport.He had a great sense of humor and will be sadly missed. ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: pat neuman

“Kathy, My heartfelt condolences to you and your family. Stephen will live on in all of your hearts and you will know he is still watching over you....Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Dora Manning

“Thinking of you with heartfelt sympathy and love at your time of sorrow. May each memory comfort you and bring you peace. ”
12 of 20 | Posted by: Rich and Linda Regan

“To Mr. Austin and the Austin Family, I wanted to let you know that all of you are on my mind and in my prayers. I've been thinking of you all...Read More »
13 of 20 | Posted by: Jenny Gray

“May your memories only contain happy times and cuase tears of peace and happiness. He lives on in all of you and your ability to continue on in his...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Ruth Schultz-Fink

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you...Read More »
15 of 20 | Posted by: AnnMarie Versiackas

“My deepest sympathy to all. I have special memories of his dedication to developing his hockey abilities. I would match the Austin,Cavanaugh, Mark...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: jim gormley

“Sorry for your loss. ”
17 of 20 | Posted by: John McIntyre

“Jason, My deepest condolenscences on the loss of your dad. The days at Rocky's ace hardware with my little hockey player were the best. Ill never...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Hollie Nickerson

“My most sincere condolences to the Austin family. I spent a lot of time at the Austin house and from the first time I walked in Mr. and Mrs. Austin...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Jimmy Pascarelli

“Kathy, my sincere condolences to you and your family. Please be assured you are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
20 of 20 | Posted by: Albert Campbell


Stephen E. Austin, 53, died at home surrounded by his family on Sunday, April 6 after a lengthy illness. He was the husband of Kathleen M. (Tobin) Austin. Born in Boston, he was a longtime resident of Stoughton. He also lived in Norton for over 18 years. He was a graduate of Stoughton High School and Lowell Tech (UMass Lowell) and played on the hockey team at both schools. Mr. Austin worked as a civil engineer for Jacobs Engineering in Boston as the resident Engineer at Logan Airport since 1997. A handyman, he was a faithful Red Sox and hockey fan who enjoyed watching sports on TV, playing poker and golf. He also enjoyed vacationing with his wife and friends.

In addition to his wife, Mr. Austin is survived by his children, Stephanie R. Austin of Somerville and Jason S. Austin of Stoughton, as well as his father, Floyd B. Austin of ME and his brother, Peter E. Austin of Framingham. He is also survived by his mother-in-law, Rose (Fustolo) Tobin of Stoughton, several brothers and sisters-in-law, many nieces and nephews. He also leaves behind his infamous poker envelope. He was preceded in death by his mother, Victoria (Condangelo) Austin and father-in-law Richard L. Tobin.

Funeral will be held from the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St. (Rt. 27) Stoughton on Thursday, April 10 at 8 AM followed by a Funeral Mass at Immaculate Conception Church, Stoughton at 9 AM. Visiting Hours Wednesday 4-8 PM. Burial will be private. Donations in Stephen's memory may be sent to Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA 02445.