Memorial service set for China resident

Leroy W. Austin

Leroy W. Austin

Leroy “Lee” Winslow Austin, 75, of China, founder of the China Food Pantry, former selectman and longtime volunteer technical adviser to The Town Line newspaper, passed away Monday, November 28, 2016. He was blessed with a wife of nearly 50 years, a sister, four children, seven grandchildren, and a myriad of friends from all walks of life.

Lee believed in the power of individuals to affect change in the community and the active presence of God in all things.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 3, at 2 p.m., at the China Baptist Church, Causeway Road, in China. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the China Community Food Pantry in memory of Lee.


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