Former ICL Umpire Bill Austin Passes Away

AUSTIN, William C. Jr. of Medford. Feb. 1, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth (Boynton). Loving father of William Austin of Fort Myers, FL, Richard Austin of Foxboro, Scott Austin of Everett, Sheri Zammora of Malden. Brother of Sally Cefalo of Lynn. Also survived by 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. William was a Korean War Navy veteran. Retired after 34 years of the Medford Fire Dept. He was also on member of the Shirners. A funeral service will be held at the Keefe Funeral Home, 5 Chestnut St., Rt.60 (adjacent to St. Agnes Church) ARLINGTON on Tuesday at 10 am. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Monday from 4-8 pm. Burial in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford. For obituary, directions or to send a condolence visit

Bill was an umpire at a number of levels of baseball including the Intercity League.