Gay B. Austin
December 24, 1935 – August 6, 2012
Gay Bost Austin, 76, of Titusville, Florida, after a long battle, went home to be with our Lord on Monday, August 6, 2012 . She was born on December 24, 1935 in Homestead, PA to Elvira and Lawrence Bost who preceeded her in death. She lived 45 years of her life with her husband Julius (Jules) Austin until his passing in 2008. She is survived by her loving children; Jay (Lynn) Barati, Rick (Karen) Austin, Dana (James Settle) Cofield, Larry (April) Austin and Lynne (Geoff) Cone; 13 Grandchildren; 12 Great Grandchildren; her loving Pomeranian, Precious; her sister Janice (Bill) Hannah of Stuart, FL and her brother-in-law, Donald (Shirley) Austin of North Huntingdon, PA. Gay was a retired office manager from Brevard Reality in Titusville, FL and was an active member of Westside Baptist Church. In her spare time she enjoyed visiting the nursing homes with her dog Precious. She loved spending time with her family and friends. Everyone that knew her loved her infectious smile and her sense of humor. Viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, August 9th at Brevard Memorial Funeral Home, 5475 N. US Hwy 1, Cocoa (Frontenac), FL. A second viewing will be held at Westside Baptist Church, 2801 Tropic Street, Titusville, FL. 32796 on Friday, August 10th at 9 a.m. with the funeral service immediately following at 10 a.m. Gay loved her church, memorial donations can be made to Westside Baptist Church.
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August 16, 2012
I never met you, but I hear wonderful things all day every day about you from your friends and family, Mrs. Austin. And from what I've met of your family and friends - I like to think that you did good with them. That you raised a strong, loving, and supportive family with great morals and the kindest hearts I've seen in a long time. I'm lucky enough to work with one of your daughters, who is as strong as you were. And is an incredible person through and through. Though I never knew you, my heart breaks for those who mourn you and I am grateful you brought such wonderful people into this world to carry on your legacy, and I say this knowing that you will be missed every single moment of every single day. But rest well knowing that you did better than good in all aspects of your life and no person is more deserving of the peace, love, and rest that you are enjoying now in the arms of your loved ones gone before you. And I will continue to be there for Lynne and her friends and family as much as I can through this. Rest easy.
Mike and Cheryl Wallman
August 8, 2012
Dana and Family
Our thoughts and prayers are with all ya'll at this difficult time. Your memories will keep her alive in all of you.
Donna & Bob Ache
August 8, 2012
I will miss our frendship sooo much. I remember us laughing so hard you would grab your tummy and scream at me to stop. We would shop and then go to the VI for lunch and talk about our husbands ( in a good way - of course. ) So many emotions are mixed up in my heart right now. I love you, but I know you had to go. Go in peace my beautiful friend. Say hi to Jules for us.