Austin Hayward

Peacefully, at home with his family by his side.  Austin Kiley Hayward of West Lorne at the age of 44.


Loving husband and best friend of 23 years to Catherine Hayward (Beer).


The greatest dad in the world to Caryssa, Selaena and Clark (Austin).  Dear son of Austin (Avril) Hayward and Candace (Michael Leeper) and son in law of Donald and Jo-Anne Beer.


Dear brother of Jason Hayward (Carol) and Lyndsey (Martin Webster) and predeceased by Daemon (1970).


Survived by his sister in law Donna (Jim Paton).


Austin will be lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins, co-workers and an entire community of friends.


Predeceased by his uncle Peter.


Austin was an accomplished luthier (guitar builder), musician and an avid outdoorsman. 


Austin’s beloved family will receive friends on Friday, February 8th, 2019 from 6 – 9 pm at DENNING’S OF WEST LORNEwhere a celebration of Austin’s life will be held on Saturday at 1 pm.  Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, West Lorne at a later date.

Casual attire would be the right way to celebrate Austin’s life.


If desired, memorial contributions to Cancer Research or the West Elgin Daffodil Society would be appreciated as your expression of sympathy.  


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