Austin William Russell LEWIS

Born December 5, 1932
Passed away in Port Fairy peacefully, surrounded by family and friends on May 30, 2024
Loving husband of Wilma Margaret (nee Lawrey) (dec.)
Loved father of Amanda, Philip, Matthew (dec.), and Anthony
Dearly loved Gpa to Cameron, Eliza, Charlotte, William, Tegan (dec.), Henry, George, and Sam. And great Gpa to seven great grandchildren


The Funeral Service for AUSTIN will be held at Saint John’s Anglican Church, 21 Regent Street, Port Fairy on WEDNESDAY (June 12) commencing at 2.00pm.

A private burial will take place in the family grave at the Toowong Cemetery, Qld.

Please click this link to view the livestream of Austin’s Funeral Service



Funeral Notice

ServiceJune 12, 2024 - 2:00 pm21 Regent Street Port Fairy , VIC View MapVenue: Saint John's Anglican Church


  1. Condolences to the Family of the passing of Austin Lewis l had some good talks with him and Wilma when l used to clean for them Rest In Peace

    Nancy Irving June 14, 2024
  2. Condolences to Amanda & all of Austin’s family & friends. May God comfort you all as you grieve the loss of Austin/Dad/Grandpa in your lives. Prayers & blessings from Kerryn, Trev, Jacob, Daniel & Anthony Wright

    Kerryn Wright June 12, 2024
  3. Sincere condolences to the Lewis family from
    Jan and Don Aitken

    Don Aitken June 12, 2024
  4. Farewell to a dear friend So many years of friendship, laughter, conversation, and shared memories back to our days together at Melbourne University.
    He will be sadly missed

    Werner June 12, 2024
  5. Condolences to Austin’s family from his cousins the Manners Girls, Pat, Jan and Kay

    Pat McPherson June 12, 2024
  6. My dearest Pa, forever curious, forever kind. A privilege to be your granddaughter.

    Eliza Beranger June 11, 2024
  7. Passing on my Condolences to Amanda and Phillip on the passing of my first cousin Austin Lewis.

    From David and Cheryl Lewis and family.

    David George Lewis June 6, 2024
  8. Wednesday’s – Austin sitting at the table with the sun on his back, form guide in hand, with a scotch. Austin with a twinkle in his eye, a mischievous smile, a shrug of the shoulder – so many simple memories of a dear friend over the past 7 years.

    Helen Rix June 5, 2024
  9. Was a great man, well respected by everybody. I have grown very close to him over these recent years. I will miss the old **** !!

    Geoff Dyer June 5, 2024
  10. Dear Amanda, Phillip and families.

    One of life’s true gentleman. What a privledge to have looked after Austin the last few months. RIP lovely man.

    Virginia Peterson June 5, 2024