Townsend, Herbert LeRoy “Herb”

Townsend, Herbert LeRoy "Herb" Age 80 Herbert LeRoy "Herb" Townsend passed away February 6, 2016 at his home in Council Bluffs. He was born in Omaha, NE on June 20, 1935 to the late Albert and Matilda (Schiernbeck) Townsend. Herb proudly served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. He was a member of the American Legion Rainbow Post #2. Herb is survived by his wife, Susette (Nixon); children, Jean, Terry, Scott, Jeri and Michael; grandchildren, great-grandchildren and niece, Debbie. He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Roger; and daughter, Michelle. VISITATION is 6pm to 8pm on Wednesday at the Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home. FUNERAL SERVICE 2pm Thursday at the funeral home. Interment with Military Honors will be in the Garner Township Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to Hospice of Southwest Iowa. HOY - KILNOSKI FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY 1221 N. 16th St., Council Bluffs IA 51501 712-256-9988 www.hoyfuneral.com

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Sue R

Townsend Family,

Our families have known each other for over 50 years. We haven't had much contact for the last several but you are never far from our thoughts. Sending our condolences to all of you. Herb will be greatly missed, I'm sure my dad and Herb have started a pinochle game.

Sue (McKim) Robins

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