Paul T. Austin Jr., of Dorchester, died Wednesday March 10, 2021. He was 91 years old.
Born in Charlottesville, Virginia, Paul was a longtime employee for the City of Boston, working in the Park and Recreation Department. After retirement he continued to do work as a handyman and no job was too small. Paul was known for giving back to his community; he volunteered at the YMCA, bingo and was well known as a referee for Pop-Warner, high school, and greater Boston Basketball. He loved his walks and playing Keno. Most of all Paul loved spending time with his family and friends. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Beloved husband of Wanda Harris-Austin of Boston. Loving father of Deborah P. Austin of Dorchester, Alicia V. Austin of South Boston, Paul Eric Austin of Brockton, Maurice Austin of California, Tracy Austin of Mattapan, Kenneth A. Austin of Boston, and Damon L. Austin of New Hampshire. Brother of the late Ray and James Austin. Paul is also survived by 15 grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren.
Funeral Service at Dolan Funeral Home, 1140 Washington Street, DORCHESTER LOWER MILLS, Thursday March 18, 2021 at 11:00am. Visiting hours at Dolan Funeral Home prior to the service from 9-11AM. Interment Mount Hope Cemetery, Boston.