|Birth: ||Nov. 19, 1910|
|Death: ||Mar. 31, 1997|
Youngstown Vindicator April 1, 1997
" BENJAMIN F. TOWNSEND, 86
HUBBARD - Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Kelley-Robb Funeral Home for Benjamin F. Townsend, 86, of 105 W. Liberty St., who died Monday morning at home after a long illness.
Mr. Townsend was born Nov. 19, 1910, in Youngstown, a son of Charles W. and Florence Mae Wetzel Townsend, and was a lifelong area resident. He was a painter for General Fireproffing Co. for 30 years before retiring in 1969.
He worked for Hubbard Township from 1969 to 1972 and was a member of Free Gospel Church in Youngstown.
He leaves his wife, the former Jeannette Rose Chittle, whom he married June 12, 1937; two sons, James of Townville, Pa., and Robert of Youngstown; a daughter, Mrs. Benita Streb of Hubbard; three brothers, George of Youngstown, Robert of Arizona and Ray of Philadelphia; a sister, Mrs. Virginia Shetrom of Howland; seven grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
A daughter, Mrs. Norma Gongaware; four brothers, Earl, Charles, John and Norman; and two grandchildren are deceased.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday."
Charles Wesley Townsend (1876 - 1950)
Florence Mae Wetzell Townsend (1884 - 1938)
Jeannett Rose Chittle Townsend (1913 - 2001)*
Beneta Frances Townsend Streb (1937 - 2002)*
Benjamin Franklin Townsend (1910 - 1997)
Charles Wesley Townsend (1912 - 1996)*
Earl Vincent Townsend (1913 - 1949)*
Virginia Mae Townsend Schetrom (1916 - 2004)*
George Washington Townsend (1917 - 2002)*
Norman Thomas Townsend (1921 - 1992)*
Robert Townsend (1924 - 2011)*
John Townsend (1926 - 1984)*
Mahoning Valley Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Colleen K.
Record added: Oct 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16367792
For my Uncle Benjamin, who I never did get to know very well, as you lived in Ohio and my dad (your brother) lived in Pennsylvania|
Added: Aug. 30, 2011