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Saturday November 10, 2012

James McNiece Austin
Born July 18, 1924 in Chapleau Ontario. Died November 2, 2012, at Sudbury, Ontario, age 88. Flight Engineer, RCAF Bomber Command, Squadron 429 (Bison). Eldest son of Allan McNiece and Alice (Dickinson) Austin, Eldest brother of John Beresford (Marjory), Allan McNiece (Marg), Toronto Ontario and Richard Jackson (Liz) Gananoque Ontario. Predeceased by first wife Rosamond Ann Mills (1947) and twin daughter Rosamond Ann Austin (1997). Beloved father of Elizabeth Alice (Liebes) Austin (Laurence Solsberg) and dearest Grump to the Solsberg sisters: Emily (James Richardson), Wellington NZ; Mariel (Kelsey Louie) Victoria, BC; Great grandfather of Naomi Sparrow Richardson and Kira, West Vancouver, BC, Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at St. Peters United Church, York Street, Sudbury Ontario, on Saturday November 24th at 10:30 am. Donations may be made to Maison Vale Hospice, Sudbury, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto or St. Peters United Church, Sudbury. 'Tout suite, Papa!'

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