Forest William Townsend
November 20, 2010


Life Legacy

TOWNSEND, FOREST WILLIAM, 78 of Sebring, FL died Nov. 20, 2010 at Lake Placid Healthcare Center. He was born in Gurnee, IL and retired from the U.S. Air Force, while service he served in the Cold War. Following his military career he work for the Civil Service retiring to move to Sebring in 2004. He is a member of Resurrection Lutheran Church, Avon Park, FL. Survivors include his wife, June; children, Aliece Harris, Kristi Townsend, Gilbert Townsend, Melissa Richards; step-children, Roxann Bellaire, Rebecca Becker, Jeffrey Heath, John Heath, Nancy Beguhn, David Kuebler and Cathy Kuebler; brothers, Harry Townsend and Robert Townsend; sisters, Leona Smitherman and Florence Mathis; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held, 7:00 pm, (Today) Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 324 E. Main Street, Avon Park, FL. Memorial contributions may be made to: Resurrection Lutheran Church, P. O. Box 387, Avon Park, FL 33826. Condolences or Life Stories may be expressed in his Guestbook. Morris Funeral Chapel, Sebring, Fl.

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Survived By

June Townsend, Wife
Aliece Harris, Daughter
Kristi Townsend, Daughter
Gilbert Townsend, Son
Melissa Richards, Daughter
Roxann Bellaire, Step-Daughter
Rebecca Becker, Step-Daughter
Nancy Beguhn, Step-Daughter
Cathy Kuebler, Step-Daughter
Jeffrey Heath, Step-Son
John Heath, Step-Son
David Kuebler, Step-Son
Harry Townsend, Brother
Robert Townsend, Brother
Leona Smitherman, Sister
Florence Mathis, Sister
numerous Grandchildren
and Great Grandchildren


Place Of Birth: Gurnee, IL
Place Of Death: Lake Placid, FL.
Death: June 25, 2010
Occupation: U.S. Air Force
Civil Service
Organizations: Resurrection Lutheran
Church, Avon Park, FL.