Lonnie Townsend

Saturday, June 14, 2003

Lonnie G. Townsend, 47, of Denver, Colo., died Friday, June 6, 2003, in Denver.

He was born Feb. 16, 1956, in St. Louis, son of Casper and Lois Barks Townsend. He and Susan Ann Kiefer were married Sept. 16, 1979.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Anita Schraetzlmayer of Denver; a son, Charles Townsend of Denver; two brothers, Ronnie Townsend of Jackson, Glen Thompson of Oak Ridge; two sisters, Jeannie Hardy of Houston, Texas, Donna Elder of Jackson; and stepfather, Bill LaBruyere of Jackson.

He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents and a stepson.

The funeral was held Wednesday at Olinger Crown Hill Mortuary in Wheat Ridge, Colo.

A memorial service was held Friday at the Salvation Army in Cape Girardeau.