Tonawanda News

February 5, 2014

Justen Dale Akins

The Tonawanda News

NORTH TONAWANDA — Justen Dale Akins, age 26 of North Tonawanda, unexpectedly, February 4, 2014. Justen was an alumni of Niagara Catholic High School and a graduate of North Tonawanda High School, class of 2006. Justen also attended Niagara County Community College. He enjoyed playing sports - softball, football and basketball. He also enjoyed playing cards.

Beloved son of Shelly (Chris Laper) Akins and Mark (fiancee Debbie Wood) Akins. Beloved      brother of Cory and Matthew; step-brother of Ashley and Allysa. Grandson of Faye and Vernon Akins and the late Janelle and Dennis Botticelli. Nephew of Suzann Botticelli, Linda Gill, Mike Akins, Sharon Taylor and Melissa Wilson. He is also survived by many cousins and friends.

Friends may call at the Fretthold Funeral Home Inc., 1241 Oliver St. at Ward Rd., in North Tonawanda on Sunday from 2-4 & 6-9 PM. Funeral services will be held on Monday at 11 AM from Greater Niagara Falls Church of God, 2334 Lockport Rd., Sanborn, NY; the Rev. Joseph Whitman will officiate.

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