John Townsend

May 12, 1933 - December 8, 2012

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John K. Townsend, age 79, of Verona, KY passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2012 at Gallatin Health Care in Warsaw, KY. He was a retired insurance agent with Commonwealth Life Insurance Company and had also worked at Metropolitan Life Insurance Company. He loved gardening and raising his animals on the farm. He was also a U.S. Marine Corps.Veteran during the Korean Conflict. John is Survived by his Wife: Betty A. Townsend of Verona, KY; Daughter: Scarlet Hudson of Dillsboro, IN; Sons: Michael Townsend of Cleveland, OH, Kenneth Townsend of Verona, KY and Steve Townsend of Verona, KY; Brother: Bob Townsend of Latonia, KY; 5 Grandchildren, and 10 Great Grandchildren. The Visitation will be held at Connley Brothers Funeral Home in Latonia, KY, on Thursday, December 13, 2012 from 10 AM until the Funeral Service at 12 Noon. An Honor Guard Service and Interment will follow at 2 PM at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North in Williamstown, KY. Memorials are suggested to: Wounded Warrior Project at and Online Condolences may be left at


Mary Ellen Woolum - Dec 13, 2012

Scarlet & family-So sorry for your loss! Thinking of you & praying for you at this time. May God’s peace & comfort be with all of you.

Libby and Jerry Caudill - Dec 13, 2012

Scarlet, We were so sorry to hear of your father’s death. We do not know the circumstances, but the loss is always a sad time. Our prayers are with you and the family. May you feel the loving arms of God, your father.

Sandi Cheek - Dec 12, 2012

Scarlet, Sorry I can’t be there, but my thoughts and prayers are there with you all…God bless each and every one of you. Find strength in the fact that your separation is only temporary…You will see each other in a better land..Take care, girl.
Your Emmaus Friend, Sandi Cheek

Chip O'Donnell - Dec 12, 2012

The Lord”s comfort be upon you Scarlet ,and family.

Janet Burdsall - Dec 12, 2012

Scarlet , I am so sorry and am lifting your family up in prayer.
blessings and peace to you all.

Jack and Carol Burkett - Dec 11, 2012

We express our condolences to the family of John and to Betty with whom we socialized on many occasions many years ago. He was a great guy. Jack and Carol

Teri Townsend - Dec 10, 2012

Betty and family, so sorry to hear of John’s passing, my deepest sympathy.

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