Richard Austin, 71, passed away in his home on April 29, 2019 in Angleton.
Richard served 2 tours in Vietnam as a Combat Engineer. He was an avid Harley rider and said riding was his therapy. He worked as a lab tech in the Chemical Industry and later started his own business as an owner operator in the trucking industry.
Mr. Austin is survived by his wife Mary, his mother Lee Brookshire, daughters; Rhonda McEldowney and husband Scott, Charity Henderson, sons; Paul Austin and wife Flor, and Zach Austin and wife Leighanna, Grand children; Peyton, Nicole, Kelsey, Micah, Christian, Jacob, great grand children; Mariah and Joseph, and brother Terry Brookshire.
Memorial service will be Thursday, May 2 at 10:00 at Stroud Funeral Home.