Brian James Austin, age 37, of Post Falls, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019. Brian was born on Jan. 2, 1982 in Pullman, Wash., to Duane and Lupe Austin. He lived in Potlatch, Idaho, until he was 5 years old and moved to Post Falls in 1987. He attended all his years of school in Post Falls, graduating from Post Falls High School in 2000.
Brian enjoyed the outdoors, camping, fishing and gardening. He had a passion for Jeeps and fixing them up. He spent many summers at his grandparents’ farm in Princeton, Idaho, feeding animals and riding four-wheelers. From a young age until recently, he was an avid fan of WWE Wrestling. Brian cheered on the WSU Cougars, Gonzaga Bulldogs and especially the Seattle Seahawks. He would text with his mom during the Seahawk games.
Brian worked several years for Ady’s Convenience Store in Post Falls. He had many customers and coworkers who loved him very much and his presence there will be greatly missed.
Brian is survived by his parents, Duane and Lupe Austin of Post Falls; sister, Brandi (Jeremy) Fahrmeier of Chillicothe, Mo.; twin sister, Bridget Austin of Post Falls; nephew, Logan Clark and niece, Bianca Clark of Chillicothe, Mo. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at English Funeral Chapel, 1700 N. Spokane St., Post Falls, ID 83854.