Austin Alberts Obituary, Death – Austin Alberts, who was deeply loved and cherished by our family and who served as a son, brother, and husband, passed away abruptly and unexpectedly. The weight of this information has made it difficult for us to convey it with you. We would like to ask for your prayers at this time as we come together to grieve his departure, and we are grateful for the support that you have given us. The arrangements have not been completed, but more information will be provided as soon as it is available.
Albert L. “Sonny” Austin, who resided on Blue Sky Drive in Westerly and passed away on February 2, 2023 at the age of 65, was taken to the Westerly Hospital. He was buried at the Westerly Cemetery. He was married to the late Darlene (Lastes) Austin, who he was previously in a relationship with before she passed away. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Albert M. Austin and June Austin, and he was named after both of his parents.
Sonny was a devoted member of the Presbyterian congregation at Dunns Corners Community Church and worked as a truck driver for the American Automobile Association (AAA). He had a huge interest for autos. Sonny treasured the time he was able to spend with his family, especially the time he got to spend with his grandchildren. In particular, Sonny valued the time he got to spend with his grandchildren.
Christine Robbins, Earl Austin, James Crudden, Jason Crudden, and Ashley Fitts are his five surviving children. He is also survived by his four siblings, Joh Robert, Daniel Austin, and Jean Cornell; thirteen grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. In addition, he has a large number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren, all of whom remember him fondly. Albert M. Austin, Sonny’s son, as well as his brother Louis Austin and sister Peggy Bennett, all preceded Sonny in death.