A funeral service will be held for Eugene (Gene) Richard Auringer, age 89 of Austin at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 13th at St. John’s Lutheran church in Austin.  Visitation will take place from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 12th at the Worlein Funeral Home in Austin, and will continue for one hour prior to the service at the church on Friday.  Interment will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Austin.