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James W. “Jim” Austin
1940 - 2021
James Austin

James W. “Jim” Austin, 80, of Platteville, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021, at Meriter Hospital, Madison, of COVID-19. Throughout his illness, Jim was very concerned about passing the virus to someone else, so his family will hold services at a later date. Casey-McNett Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Cuba City is assisting the family.

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A complete obituary is in the January 20, 2021 issue of The Platteville Journal.