Gregory K Austin

Gregory K Austin

Gregory “Greg” K. Austin age, 66 of Bloomington and formerly of Boscobel, passed away on Sunday August 19, 2012 at his home in Bloomington. He was born on November 14, 1945 in Boscobel Wisconsin. The son of Edwin and Betty Ann (Brown) Austin. Greg worked for the Grant County Highway Department for 28 years as a patrolman.Greg Graduated from Boscobel High School in 1963. He was a league bowler and enjoyed softball, he also loved to shoot pool, watching news, Brewers, Badgers and Packers. He loved his family. He also loved knowing all the useless knowledge he could about everyone and everything. He always enjoyed each summer going to the Lancaster Community Band concerts where Marissa and her husband Brian played. He was a regular at Ma’s Bakery in Bloomington.

He is survived by a daughter Marissa (Brian) Hoehne of Dodgeville. A sister Darcy (Doug) Post of Boscobel. A brother Chad (Jill) Austin of Medford Wisconsin. An Aunt and “God Mother” Bonnie McGuine of Sauk City Wisconsin. A brother in Law Jerry (Linda) Van Meter of Escondido Ca. Several Nieces and Nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents Edwin and Betty Ann Austin along with a sister Cheryll Van Meter.

According to Greg’s wishes a private family graveside Service will be held. Memorials may be given to St. John’s Lutheran Church in Boscobel or to a charity of your choice in Greg’s name. The Kendall Funeral Service in Boscobel is assisting the family. On line condolence can be sent to

Charitable donations may be made in Gregory’s memory to the following organization:

St. John’s Lutheran Church Boscobel
208 Mary Street Boscobel Wisconsin
Tel: 608-375-5855