Patti-Gayle Austin

Obituary of Patti-Gayle Austin

San Diego, CA – Patti-Gayle Austin, 62, of San Diego, died Sunday (June 14,

2020) at her residence.


She was born Jan. 21, 1958 in Bradford, weighing in at only 2.13 lbs. She was the daughter of Leonard (Jim) Austin and GraceM. Barr.


Miss Austin was a graduate of Port Allegany Class of 1976 and had worked in

healthcare in San Diego. She spent time with the homeless shelter in her area helping out where she could and was known to always

have a smile and kind word at her senior living facility. Patti always had a love of books, at a very young age you could find her

alone in a corner buried in a book. She enjoyed her alone time and visited the local library often.


She is survived by:

Her mother, Grace Barnard of Shinglehouse

Two sisters:  Shari (Scott) Austin-Dudley of Shinglehouse and Marci (Mike)

Austin-Harlow of Windber, PA

One brother:  James (Loretta) Austin of Maui, HI

Two nieces: Shannon Reynolds of Cuba, NY and McKena Harlow of Winber PA

Two nephews: Nathan Comes of Round Rock, TX and Kiaea Austin of Maui, HI


She was preceded in death by her father, Leanord James Austin.


There will be no services at this time.Burial will be in Fairmount Cemetery, Farmers Valley, PA.


Memorials, if desired, may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Online condolences may be made at


Arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes,

Inc., Port Allegany.



A Memorial Tree was planted for Patti-Gayle
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc. -Port Allegany
Share Your Memory of