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Austin R. Smith

January 10, 2000 ~ December 5, 2020 (age 20)

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Austin R. Smith

Of Harpursville

Austin R. Smith, 20, of Harpursville NY, born January 10, 2000 in Binghamton NY passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, December 5, 2020 due to a tragic car accident.  Austin is survived by his mother and father, Emmett J. Smith Jr. (Tracy Conklin) of Afton, NY and Tammy L. Liechti of Port Crane, NY,  his Godparents, Richard and Sylvia Tuckey whom he cherished dearly and who led him to be baptized in the St. Lawrence River. He loved God and was very repentful.  He is also survived by his loving girlfriend Jamie Morden and her child Sophia whom Austin loved and cared for. He is survived by 7 sisters and 7 brothers and his loving Aunt Peg and Uncle Matt, Aunt Becky and Uncle Bob, Aunt Corina, Aunt Debbie, many other Aunts, Uncles, and also 22 Nieces and Nephews that he loved and adored.  He was a loving, son, brother, and friend; many would say he had a personality that could light up a room. He was a jokester, with his famous saying "Ooh Baby Real Good." Austin enjoyed the outdoors; he loved rodeos, bull riding, hunting, and fishing. "Hay Season" was his favorite time of the year and he loved the barns. He loved dancing on Tik Tok and he was a huge Green Bay Packers fan.  He was also a 2020 Harpursville High School/ BOCES ELC graduate.   He loved life and understood it in a way only he could.   He was predeceased by his grandparents, Christine and Wayne Strong, and his best friend Randy Rowe.

Private Funeral Services will be held at the convenience of the family.  A Celebration of His Life will be announced.  Memorial contributions in his memory may be made to a Breast Cancer Awareness Charity.   Online condolences may be made at:  Arrangements by the Osterhoudt-Madden Funeral Home 69-71 Maple Street Harpursville.  A MADDEN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME.


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