English
(954) 519-1550
4650 N. Federal Highway
Lighthouse Point FL 33064

Obituary

Gloria Austin
February 15, 1938 - July 6, 2018

Gloria Austin

Gloria Austin
Feb 15, 1938 - Jul 6, 2018

Gloria Austin
Iframe toggler
Send Sympathy Gifts
Find Us On Facebook
Plan Ahead
How Did We Do?

On Friday July 6, 2018 Gloria Austin passed away in Sunrise, Florida.

Gloria was born on February 15, 1938 in San Diego, California to James and Beatrice (Anderson) Shinn. She graduated from Mason City High School and then Mason City Junior College in 1958. Gloria was an elementary school teacher in Marble Rock, Iowa until she married. She married Robert Austin of Mason City, Iowa on March 4, 1961. Gloria and Bob had two sons, Kevin and Jeffrey. Gloria and Bob raised their family in Lake Elmo, Minnesota until Bob retired and they moved to Arkansas. First to Cherokee Village and then to Hot Springs Village. After Bob's passing, Gloria moved to Sunrise, Florida.

Gloria enjoyed her daily water aerobics class, going out to eat and traveling, especially family trips. Later in life, Gloria took up painting, especially sumi-e and watercolors.

Gloria is survived by her two sons, Kevin (Laurel Krahn) of Minneapolis and Jeffrey (Ronaldo Nova) of Sunrise, grandson Ronnie Nova of New Brighton, Minnesota, sister-in-law Norma Jean Swenson of Van Horne, Iowa, brother and sister-in-law Randy and Patty Austin of Manly, Iowa, sister-in-law Cindy Wurtzel of Mason City, brother-in-law John Austin of Mason City and god daughter Brandy Deford of Mason City and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Gloria was preceded in death by her parents James Shinn and Beatrice Pool, brother James Shinn, father and mother-in-law O. Glen and Delma Austin, brother and sister-in-law Bill and Elaine Austin and brother-in-law Dean Swenson.

A celebration of Gloria's life will be held on Saturday, July 14th at Sunrise Lakes Phase 3, Satellite 3 (9161 Sunrise Lakes Blvd, Sunrise, Florida 33322) from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Online condolences may be made at: www.HorizonFuneralCremation.com

Bette Holzheu on Jul 11, 2018

Jeff, so sorry to hear about your mom. She's at peace now. She'll always be watching over you, Ron! !and the and the rest of your family. May God Bless

Jeannie Johnson on Jul 10, 2018

Thank God I got to spend time and met you during the hurricane. Ms. CNN, is my nickname for this beloved jewel. You will be missed!
Jeannie Johnson

Kevin G. Austin on Jul 10, 2018

Kevin G. Austin and Gloria Austin, March 18, 2018, Minnesota Twins Spring training complex, Lee County, Florida

Videos

Photos

Add a photo

Celebration Of Life Gathering

Jul
14
Saturday
Sunrise Lakes Phase 3, Satellite 3
9161 Sunrise Lakes Blvd.
Sunrise, Florida 33322
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Gifts that Matter

Help show your support to the family during this difficult time by providing them a gift of sympathy flowers, gift baskets, and more. It's secure and easy, plus we'll ship your gift directly to the services.

Browse our products
*Due to time restrictions, delivery to service is unavailable.

Healing Registry Unavailable at the Moment!

Loading...

Product Name

Description

$0

-
+

Your Shopping Cart is Empty

Jane Doe ×

What's your email address?

What Would You Like Written on the Card?

Choose a Delivery Date

* Note: Flower deliveries are limited to the highlighted delivery dates. Sunday deliveries are not available for flowers.

Where Would You Like To Deliver To

 
 

No obituaries found

Product Details

Loading...

Product Name

Description

$0

Iframe toggler
Send Sympathy Gifts
Find Us On Facebook
Plan Ahead
How Did We Do?
Gloria Austin

Sign in to add your memory

Login with Facebook

We will never post without permission

Just for verification: we never spam!

Gloria Austin

Share Photo/Memorial Tributes

Gloria Austin

Add to Your Calendar

Gloria Austin

Obit Checkin

Gloria Austin

Obituary Notifications

Grief Support

Gloria Austin

Get Updates - tribute notifications

Thank you for sharing your memory of Gloria

Help show your support by providing a gift of flowers and spreading the word.

Gift of Flowers

Offer comfort and support to the family with beautiful flowers and spreads

Send Flowers Browse Flowers

Spread the Word

Help friends and acquaintances of Gloria leave memories by sharing to Facebook

Share to Facebook Share on Facebook