Russell Townsley Sr., 1935-2021
Last updated 7/8/2021 at 7:17am
He was born March 7, 1935 in Mount Healthy, OH to the late Samuel and Mable Townsley; he moved to Lake Wales from Wisconsin 10 years ago. Russell was a retired rigger of heavy machinery and was a veteran of the United States Army who served in Korea. He loved to golf, fish, boat, and be outdoors.
Russell was preceded in death by his wife; brothers; and sisters. He is survived by his daughter, Sharon Clary of Lake Wales; son, Russell Townsley, Jr. and wife Rhonda of Arroyo-Grand, CA; nephew, Robert Butsch; seven grandchildren; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
No services are scheduled at this time. Marion Nelson Funeral Home in Lake Wales is handling arrangements.