Deaths elsewhere


Published Mar 1, 2013 at 04:00AM / Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 12:31AM

Deaths of note from around the world:

Debi Austin, 62: Member of anti-smoking movement who was featured in a public awareness TV ad in which she smoked through a hole in her throat, months before she quit smoking. Died Feb. 22 in Van Nuys, Calif. after a 20-year battle with cancer.