SULLIVAN – Robert “Bobby” G. Austin, 73, died Dec. 14, 2009, at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital, Ellsworth. He was born Nov. 25, 1936, in Ellsworth, the son of Whitney and Mary (Gray) Austin. Bobby was a dedicated and loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. He graduated from Ellsworth High School in 1955. He worked for Linnehan Ford, Ellsworth, for 42 years. He enjoyed his family, friends and his camp at Beech Hill Pond. He was a very kind and gentle human being. Bobby was a long-standing member of David Hooper Masonic Lodge, Sullivan. He is survived and will be very sadly missed by his loving wife of 52 years, Auneka “Nicky” (Albee) Austin; four children, Jeffrey Austin, Deborah Austin Woodworth and significant other, Edward Jellison lll, Nancy Austin, and Whitney Austin and significant other, Kim Clark, all of Sullivan; and seven grandchildren, Kirsten Austin, Cory Austin, Matthew Woodworth, Heather Saunders, Nicole Austin, Cody Austin and Jacob Austin. There will be a celebration of Bobby’s life at a later date at David Hooper Masonic Lodge No. 201, Sullivan. Gifts in his memory may be made to David Hooper Masonic Lodge, P.O. Box 71, Sullivan, ME 04664 or the charity of one’s choice.
ROBERT ‘BOBBY’ G. AUSTIN
Posted Dec. 15, 2009, at 7:33 p.m.