Obituary for Austin Faulkner Young
Young, Austin Faulkner
June 28, 1915 – October 8, 2017
Austin passed away peacefully at Carveth Continuing Care Centre in Gananoque early in the morning on Sunday, October 8, 2017 at the age of 102. He was predeceased by his first wife, Lena Galazzo of Beebe, Quebec and by his second wife, Doris Hartley, of Rock Island, Quebec. Much loved father of Joan (Don) Bennett of Gananoque, Ontario and Janet Young of Dollard des Ormeaux, Quebec; and step-father of Sandra (Arnold) Mosher and Connie (Alan) Major. He will be sadly missed by his four grandchildren: Carl, Donna, Corey and Kurtis, and by his five great-grandchildren:Vanessa, Chesel, Iseah, Evan and Noah. Mourned also by step-grandchildren Tamara, Tracy, and Cynthia. Austin’s family would like to extended special thanks to the staff of the Willowdale Retirement Centre and The Carveth Care Centre for their very excellent and loving care. Family and friends may pay their respects at the Blair & Son Funeral Home, 112 Beckwith Street North, Smiths Falls, on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 1 pm until the time of the Celebration of Austin’s Life in the Chapel at 2 o’clock. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery. Following the interment, all are invited to join with the family in the Reception Centre for a time of refreshment and fellowship. In memory of Austin, contributions to the Smiths Falls Community Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.