Anthony James (Tony) Austin

18th February 1948 - 25th July 2020
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Te Anau Club
cnr Pop Andrew Drive & Jackson Street
Te Anau
30 July 2020, 1:30PM

AUSTIN, Anthony James (Tony)

On Saturday, 25th July 2020 sadly passed away unexpectedly in Roxburgh.  Dearly loved husband & friend of Denise.  Dearly loved Father and Father In-law of Melissa, Penny & Mark, Simon & Julia, Grandfather of Shaun*, Matthew, Tegan, and Flynn and faithful companion of Katie.

“Gone from our Sight but never from our Hearts”

Tony is resting at home until a service to celebrate his life will be held in the Te Anau Club on Thursday 30th July at 1.30 pm followed by a private cremation.  Donations can be made at the service for Lakes District Air Rescue Service.  Messages to Denise Austin, 25 Tawera Place, Te Anau, 9679. (*Denotes deceased)


Denise, I’m terrible sorry to hear about Tony. My deepest sympathy goes out to you and your family.
Karen Weaver, Invercargill.
Deepest sympathy to you Denise and Melissa, Penny and Simon and families. Roger and I are devastated for you all at the loss of such a great guy. Will miss his humour and cheeky grin.
Roger and Pam Thomlinson, Mahau Sound
So very sad to hear about Tony. Such a kind soul with a grest sense of humour. . Will miss our chats in passing and during Kepler weekend. Sorry i cannot be at the funeral, but will be thinking if you all. X
Jan Lieshout, Te Anau
We were so sorry to hear of Tony’s passing .Condolences to Denise and family.Treasure those memories.
Carolyn and Ken Porteous, Te Anau
Hi Denise, a real shock to hear about Tony, we will be unable to attend his funeral, but thinking of you all at this time. Ken and Sharen.
Ken Bradley, Te Anau
Our thought are with you all at this sad time Denise, Melissa, Penny, Simon and families of the loss of loosing this special Man in all you’re lives.
Lynnette, Lindsay and families. , Christchurch
Gidday Denise, That's a bolt from the blue, lots of fond memories of you all from up the hill and the good times at Kakanui and the last yarn we had in Te Anau. Condolences to you and the family Lewis and Karen Hore
Lewis Hore, Oamaru
Denise, our thoughts are with you and your family. Sorry to hear about Tony.
Nigel & Fiona Humphries, Te Anau
Condolences to all of the Austin family at this difficult time. May you find peace and comfort. Regards Gaye Turner Invercargill
Gaye Turner, Invercargill
We are so very sorry for your loss, we always enjoyed time spent with Tony especially this past Christmas.
Marc, Ang, Taylor & Cooper, Christchurch
Sympathies to you Denise and your families. Treasure all your memories of great times spent with Tony
Shirley and Grattan McCully , Scott’s Gap