Charles Summerfield Austin

Birth: ?
Death: 1958, Apr. 12
Occupation: pharmacist

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1958
    Notes: C.S. Austin, Jr., Pharmacist, Dies
    Charles S. Austin, Jr., Towson pharmacist, of 205 Ridgemead road, died yesterday at Union Memorial Hospital after a lengthy illness.

    Mr. Austin, who was 64, was born in Baltimore, the sone of Charles S. Austin, and Caroline Coch Austin.

    After attending Baltimore City College Mr. Austin later was graduated from the University of Maryland’s School of Pharmacy.

    President of the Maryland State Board of Pharmacy, Mr. Austin was also president of the Calvert Drug Association.

    Mr. Austin was a past president of the Maryland Pharmaceutical Association, and the Baltimore Metropolitan Pharmaceutical Association and was the immediate past president of the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy Alumni Association.

    He was also a member of the Wedgewood Club, the Torch Clyb, Rho-Chi honorary fraternity, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, the American Pharmaceutical Association and the National Association of Retail Druggists.

    Mr. Austin is survived by his wife, the former Dorothy M. Buschman; a son, Charles S. Austin, 3d; a daughter, Miss Dorothy B. Ausin; three brothers, and two sisters.

    Funeral services will be held at 11 A.M. Monday, at The Church of St. Michael and All Angels, at St. Paul and Twenty-first streets.

    Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.

    Baltimore Sun 4/12/1958

    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.