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Dennis R. Austin

Dennis R. Austin

Nov 30th, 1938 - Apr 15th, 2021
  • Birth Date: Nov 30th, 1938
  • Death Date: Apr 15th, 2021
  • Funeral Date: Apr 19th, 2021
  • Location: Bethel Assembly of God, Littlestown
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Biography: Dennis R. Austin, 82, of Littlestown, died Thursday, April 15, 2021 at UPMC Hanover Hospital.  He was the husband of Linda (Bard) Austin for 62 years.  Born Nov 30, 1938 in Hagerstown, Denny was the son of the late Leon & Rachel (Harbaugh) Austin.  He was a Chambersburg High School graduate and was employed with A & P of Gettysburg for 27 years, being store manager for the last 15 years. He then retired from Utz Quality Foods of Hanover as a route salesman after 10 years of employment.

Surviving in addition to his wife, Linda, are his sons, Brett Austin and Mark Austin & wife, Cindy, all of Littlestown; his daughter, Jennifer McComas of Cockeysville, MD; his 6 grandchildren: Joshua, Summer, Luke and Jessica Austin, Ryleigh and Avery McComas and step granddaughter, Brittany DuPhily; his 4 great grandchildren: Aubree, Nora, Evelyn & Alice Austin; his brother, Gary Austin of Winchester, VA and his sister, Joyce Crider of Landisburg.   Denny was predeceased by his daughters-in-law, Sherri Austin and Amanda Austin and his grandson, Matthew Austin.  He was a 25 yr. member of Bethel Assembly of God and a member of Alpha Fire Co., both of Littlestown.

Memorial Service is Monday, April 19, at 11 A.M. at his church with The Rev. Richard Ritenour officiating.  There will be no VIewing.  Memorials in Denny's name may be made to his church, 1125 Frederick Pike, Littlestown, PA  17340 or Adams County SPCA, 11 Goldenville Rd., Gettysburg, PA  17325.  Online condolences may be shared on

Dennis R. Hare
May 14th, 2021 11:10 pm
Just heard about Dennis. sorry for your loss.
Rick Zimmerman
Apr 20th, 2021 2:27 am
Dear Linda and Family
My thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. May you all take comfort in all of the fond and loving memories you have of Denny. He was a good guy
Virginia arguello
Apr 19th, 2021 6:23 pm
Brett I am saddened to hear that your father has passed away. God bless you and your family through this hard time.
Marion and Dave Schneider
Apr 19th, 2021 1:05 am
We are sad at the loss of one of our best friends. We were friends for almost 50 years and Denny will be missed. Our sympathy to Linda and family.
Charles J Kovalchick
Apr 18th, 2021 12:05 am
My regards to Linda and family on the loss of Dennis. I enjoyed and appreciated knowing him while I had the opportunity to be his doctor.
Kitty and Leroy Lippy
Apr 17th, 2021 4:44 am
May you and family be comforted. Denny was a good friend and
Denny was a great friend.
David P Garrett
Apr 17th, 2021 1:18 am
Sorry for your loss be praying for family . he was buddy.
Mike & Pam Lippy
Apr 17th, 2021 12:41 am
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Janet (Eline) McMaster
Apr 16th, 2021 10:56 pm
So sorry to read of Denny's passing. My sincere sympathy to Linda and her family. He will be missed.~~
Betty Bucher
Apr 16th, 2021 10:48 pm
My heart goes out to the Austin family during this trying time

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