Born Oct. 29, 1925, in Octa, Mo., son of the late Claude and Cora Belle Austill, he was a U.S. Marine Corps and Air Force veteran.
He married Peggy McGill, who preceded him in death.
Survivors include two daughters; one son; two sisters; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were private.
Burial was in the Elder Cemetery at Campbell, Mo.
Landess Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.