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Marion "Slugger" "Slugger" Austin
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Birth: Dec. 20, 1926
Varna
Marshall County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 2005
Florida, USA

Marion was the son of Floyd C and Pearl (Peterson) Austin. He married Mary Newell on May 31, 1947. She preceded him in death on Oct. 19, 1983. He later married Mary Brewer, who survives. He graduated from Varna High School with the Class of 1944. He was one of the first EMTs on the Varna Ambulance Service, which he helped organize. He served as Varna's mayor from 1969 to 1993, and for many years as the community's fire chief and police chief. He owned Midway Concessions, working many of the area county fairs. 
 
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 Parents:
  Floyd C. Austin (1899 - 1984)
  Pearl V. Austin (1899 - 1985)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary E. Brewer Austin (1927 - 1983)
 
 Children:
  Nancy Sue Austin Davis (1948 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
First Lutheran Cemetery #2
Varna
Marshall County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: David M. Habben
Record added: Aug 04, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11477084
Marion Slugger Slugger Austin
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Marion Slugger Slugger Austin
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