Island Falls and Bangor -
Jeffrey D. Townsend, 61, died September 29, 2016, in Bangor. He was born May 17, 1955, in Island Falls, the son of Wallace and Ann (Violette) Townsend.
He was a veteran of the US Navy, serving in Vietnam. Jeff loved to landscape and gardening, animals, playing his guitar, But most of all he loved his wife, children and being a grampy.
Besides his mother of Island Falls he is survived by his wife, Jacqueline (Wood) Townsend of TN; a son, Jason Townsend of Bangor and his daughter, Emma; a daughter, Rachel Townsend and Scott of Smyrna and their children, Breyauna April Lynn Jacobs and Joseph Jeffrey Thomson; 2 brothers, Tracy of Washington and Garth of Island Falls; he was predeceased by his father and a daughter, April.
Graveside funeral services will be held 11 a.m. on Friday, October 14th at the Island Falls Cemetery with Deacon Al Burleigh officiating. In lieu of flowers, those who wish may donate in Jeff's name to the American Diabetes Association, 1701 North Beauregard Street, Alexandria VA 22311. For an online memory book and to leave condolences please visit www.bowersfuneral.com