Steven Clark Austin

04/11/1965 - 03/19/2024


Obituary For Steven Clark Austin

Steven Clark Austin, age 58 of Lima, passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2024, at 3:31 a.m., in the Emergency Room of Lima Memorial Health System.

He was born April 11, 1965, in Lima, to Roger and Demarius (Humes) Austin who preceded him in death.

Survivors include his daughter, Dakota (Mason) Schmalenberger of Wapakoneta, grandchildren, Maisie and Samson Schmalenberger, his brother, Mark Austin of Wapakoneta, his sister, Candace (Jim) Connolly of Washington, PA; Dakota's mother, Angela Rosebrook of Wapakoneta, and Steve's longtime partner, Connie Sanders-Pelfrey of Lima.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Douglas Austin.

Steve was a graduate of Bath High School. He had been employed at Spallinger Millwright Services as a welder and tool & die maker. He enjoyed gardening, repairing cars and motorcycles and helping people, especially his parents and family.

His funeral service will begin at Noon on Friday, March 22, 2024, at the Eastside Chapel of Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, with Rev. David Holbrook officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery following the service. Visitation will be in the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. until Noon on Friday.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lima Memorial Health Systems Emergency Department.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at


22 Mar


10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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22 Mar

Funeral Service

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Chiles-Laman Funeral and Cremation Services - Eastside Chapel 828 Bellefontaine Avenue Lima, OH 45801 Get Directions »
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  • 03/20/2024

    Only known him a short time , but this man stole my heart, I love that I got the chance to take care of him.. my heart breaks.. Jessica Lambert/Odem

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