Austin John King, died in Memphis, Tenn., on June 1, 2017.
Austin John King, died in Memphis, Tenn., on June 1, 2017. He was born in Kansas City, Kan. on Aug. 2, 1984, to David J. King and Debra L. Heidgen.
He attended the catholic grade schools in Leavenworth and graduated from Leavenworth High School in 2002. Kansas State, the University of Kansas and the University of Memphis all contributed to his degree in Psychology. He enjoyed skiing, scuba diving and bicycling. After graduation , he worked in the restaurant business in Memphis.
He leaves behind his parents, his grandfather, his Omi and older brother J. Dylan King, sister in law, Jennifer King, nephews; Jameson and Roland and niece; Vivienne. He also leaves his cousins, aunt and uncle of Las Vegas. His beloved cat, Sheba and numerous friends in Memphis will miss his too.
In lieu of flowers, donations on his behalf can be made to L.A.W.S. in Leavenworth. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by R.L. Leintz Funeral Home.