Gregory Eugene Townsend, 73, of Land O’ Lakes, Florida, passed away on Friday, August 21, 2020, surrounded by family.
He was born to the late Raford Eugene Townsend and Irene Sewell in Edgar, Florida.
He served in the Air Force in 1970 and 1971 and married Judith Guitian in 1986.
Gregory was a pharmacist for over 30 years, and retired from James A Haley Veterans Medical Center.
He enjoyed nature and being outdoors. His memberships included Florida Trail Association; and Native Plant Society.
He is survived by his wife, Judith; four daughters, Arlene Hein, Rebeka (Kasey) Crow, Kimberly (Cody) Martin, and Jillianne (Tyrees) Graham; grandchildren; Brian and Brianna Hein, Micajah and Marina Martin, Reese and Tylee Graham; brother, Curtis Townsend and his children Aaron(Anne) Townsend and Cristina (Guy) Bridgeman; grandnephews Jack and Byron Townsend; grandniece, Maia Bridgeman; sister, Winona (Chris) Kreider, and their children, Steven (Lydia) Kreider and Kelly (Matt) Morgan.
A casual celebration service will be held at the Townsend Cemetery located at 17675 SE 49th Place, Hawthorne, FL 32640 on Saturday, August 29th at 10:00 am.