Austad James R., age 40, lost his battle with AIDS on July 4, 2002. Preceded in death by mother, Beverly Austad; and father, Blaine Austad. Lovingly remembered by daughters, Amber and Ashley; and their mother, Tammy; step-daughters, Melissa, Amanda and Jennifer; brothers and sisters, Michael Rions, Terry (Vicki) Rions, Danny (Nancy) Rions, Kathleen (David) Susag and Mary (Karl) Austad-Thompson; special friend, Jenny Carlson; many nieces, nephews and friends. A special thank-you to Hospice and the many caregivers at Grace House. ``Jim, we'll miss you. Say `hi' to Mom and Elvis''. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, 7/9, 10:30 AM at CHURCH OF ST. ALBERT THE GREAT, E. 29th St. and 32nd Ave. Interment at Resurrection Cemetery. Visitation Monday, 7/8, 5-8 PM at BRADSHAW (McDIVITT-HAUGE), 3131 Minnehaha Ave., and one hour prior to the service at church on Tuesday. Bradshaw 3131 Minnehaha Avenue 612-724-3621

Published on July 6, 2002

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