Austin, Thomas Reid ?Tom,? 49, of St. Petersburg, died Tuesday April 25, 2000 of a heart attack. He came here in 1956 from his native Erie, PA. He worked as a technician for Essilor of America. Survivors include two daughters: Angelia Austin, Clearwater; and Chenyl Austin, St. Petersburg; his father, John Austin, St. Petersburg; two brothers: Robert, of Seminole; and David, of St. Petersburg. Anderson-McQueen Funeral Homes & Cremation Tribute Center-Ninth Street Chapel, St. Petersburg.