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Michael J. Townsend

November 9, 1966 ~ September 8, 2023 (age 56) 56 Years Old

Michael Townsend Obituary

Michael J. Townsend

Wolcott- Michael Joseph Townsend passed away unexpectedly on September 8, 2023. He was the son of his late parents Sandra Lovallo and Dave Townsend.  He is also pre-deceased by his brother David Townsend. Michael is survived by his sister Donna Skala and husband John Skala of Niantic, his Step mother Patricia Townsend and step brother Ricky Catuccio, his nephews and niece, Gregory Anton, David Townsend Jr. and Krista Anton as well as his numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and wonderful friends.

Michael was employed as a CNC machinist. He was an accomplished drummer who played in various bands over the years. He adored his cats Bonnie & Clyde.

Visitation will be on Friday, September 22, 2023 from 6 to 8 P.M. at Prospect Memorial/ The Palmerie Family Funeral Home, 122 Waterbury Rd., Prospect, CT 06712.  Prospect Memorial is honored to be assisting Michael’s family with his services.  Please visit to share your favorite memories, photos and words of comfort. 

In lieu of flowers, if you so desire please consider a memorial donation to The Animal Rescue Foundation, 366 Main St., Terryville, CT 06706.

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September 22, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Prospect Memorial/ The Palmerie Family Funeral Home
122 Waterbury Rd.
Prospect, CT 06712


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