Austin R. Bond age 84 of Mt. Juliet TN. passed away on Thursday March 5th, 2020. Funeral services for Mr. Bond will be held on Monday, March 9th at 2:00PM in the Chapel of Hendersonville Funeral Home with interment to follow in Hendersonville Memory Gardens where military honors will be rendered. The family will accept visitors at the funeral home on Sunday March 8th from 5:00PM – 8:00PM. A masonic service will be held Sunday evening at 7:30PM. Visitation will continue Monday from 1:00PM until service time at 2:00PM.
Austin was a pilot in the United States Airforce as well as a pilot for American Airlines for many years. He was a member of Hendersonville Lodge #359, Al Menah Shrine and a Scottish Rite Mason.
He is preceded in death by his parents Henry & Bess Bond as well as his brother Nathan Bond.
He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years Donna Bond. Son Kevin R. & (Debbie) Bond, son Robert A. & (Ronda) Bond, son Michael T. & (Ellie) Bond, Son Vinod & (Gita) Khilanai, son Bhaskar & (Cindy) Mukherjee. He is blessed with a great number of Grandchildren & Great-Grandchildren.
Austin was a loving Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great-Grandfather, neighbor and friend. He will be greatly missed by all those who knew and loved him.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made to Shriners Hospital. These donations can be made at https://www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org/shc/donate