February 9, 2002 - October 13, 2020
Burial Date: October 24, 2020
Funeral Home Scotchlas Funeral Home, Inc.
Austin Scott Evans, 18, of Union Dale died Tuesday at home.
Born in Scranton, he is the son of Scott & Tamra Conrad Evans. Austin was a senior at Forest City Regional High School and attended Career Technology Center in welding.
Austin was known for his sense of humor and love of the outdoors. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, quad riding and shooting his bow and arrow. He was a member of the ski club and a snowboarding enthusiast. Austin was an “old soul”, who would do anything for anyone and was there for the underdog. In 2019, he was the C.T.C welder of the year. He had been employed by several area eateries.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by 3 siblings, Alyssa, Alyzza and Michael Evans, maternal grandparents, William and Vashti Conrad, Union Dale, maternal great grandmothers, Lois Kuczero, North Carolina and Elizabeth Conrad, Wyalusing, aunts, uncles, cousins.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Donald and Marie Owens
Friends may call Saturday, October 24th from 1 to 3 Pm at the Joseph W Scotchlas Funeral Home, Inc., 621 Main St., Simpson. A Private Family Celebration of Austin’s Life will start at 3 PM. Masks must be worn and social distancing rules will be observed.
Austin’s family in conjunction with Forest City Regional School District and local mental health providers will be sponsoring a Suicide Awareness walk in the spring.
For directions or condolences visit: www.scotchlasfuneralhome.com