Daniel Austin Obituary

Daniel Edward Austin
Daniel Edward Austin

March 16, 1962 - January 8, 2019
Born in Janesville, WI
Resided in West Chicago, Illinois


Daniel Edward Austin age 56, passed away January 8th, shortly after being diagnosed with cancer. His great joy in life was his daughter Morgan Austin (Paul Alongi) and his beloved granddaughter Giuliana Joy. Dan is survived by his father Jack (Jean) Austin brothers and sister David Austin, Michael Austin, Scott Austin and Cheri Letourneau. Dan also survived by his mother Sandra Stevenson (Richard Galassi) along with brothers and sisters Deanna, Rocco, James, Thomas, Larry, Tina and Patricia Galassi. He was predeceased by his grandparents Kenneth and Noreen Austin, Edward and Margery Stevenson along with Rocco and Connie Galassi.

He was a truck driver for 26 years in which he grew many great friendships. He loved working in his garage on many things but his specialty was lawn mowers and snowblowers. He was the life of the party always cracking jokes and his smile could light up a room alone.

A celebration of Daniel’s life will be held on his birthday March 16th. Donations can be made to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by DuPage Cremations, Ltd. (630)293-5200.




Funeral Home
DuPage Cremations, Ltd. and Memorial Chapel
951 W. Washington St.
West Chicago, IL US 60185