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Caroline B. Townsend

July 27, 1935 ~ November 6, 2020 (age 85)

Obituary

Caroline B. Townsend 85 of rural Ionia died Friday November 6, 2020 at home. Caroline was born on July 27, 1935 in  Alger, Michigan  the daughter of Budd and Elizabeth  ( Szemrady)  Geister. She graduated from Sterling High School and later worked many years  for the State of Michigan, retiring from the Military Affairs Department doing janitorial work. Caroline liked  living in the country and  being able to enjoy horses with her husband Weston when he served with the Ionia County Sheriff’s Posse. She was preceded in death by her husband Weston, her parents, a sister Maxine Lawrence, a brother Clarence Geister and her daughter Candi Gale.

Caroline is loved and survived by her sons; James Gale of Greenville, Greg ( Deb) Gale of Belding, her grandchildren, James, Hazel, Tony, Melissa, Mishenda, Natasha, Gregory, Amanda, Brent, Buddy, many great grandchildren, her siblings, Wholly Geister of Alger, Marion Belding of Belding, Ethel Rector of Stanton, Robert ( Marian) Geister of Alger, Shirley Whisman of West Branch and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Tuesday November 10, 2020  at Johnson-Feuerstein Funeral Home, Belding with Pastor Ken Harger officiating. Visitation will be Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM at the funeral home. Committal prayers will be in Lyons Cemetery, Lyons. Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society or the Alvah N. Belding Library. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

 

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Services

Visitation
Monday
November 9, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Johnson-Feuerstein Funeral Home
203 S. Pleasant Street
Belding, MI 48809

Visitation
Monday
November 9, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Johnson-Feuerstein Funeral Home
203 S. Pleasant Street
Belding, MI 48809

Funeral Service
Tuesday
November 10, 2020

11:00 AM
Johnson-Feuerstein Funeral Home
203 S. Pleasant Street
Belding, MI 48809

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