TOWNSEND, Robbie R., 56, of Follansbee, WV, passed away Sunday, January 26, 2014, at Weirton Medical Center.
He was born May 6, 1957, in Weirton, WV, the son of the late Edward L. and Gwendolyn Jamison Townsend. Robbie was a member of Cove Presbyterian Church, an avid sports fan who enjoyed playing basketball at the Millsop Community Center. He also enjoyed having breakfast with the "guys" at Bob Evans, Steubenville, OH. He was employed at Undo's Restaurant/Weirton.
Surviving are his daughter, Jaime Jo Townsend; sisters, Roxeanne Helba (David), Deana K. Maine; niece, Jenna Maine, all of Weirton, WV; special Aunt and Uncle, Susie and Bob Leonard.
Visitation will be Wednesday January 29, 2014, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 380 Penco Road, Weirton, WV. The funeral and committal service will be held at the funeral home on Thursday at 11 a.m. with Dr. J.E. Rudiger presiding.
Interment will be at Unionport Cemetery, Unionport, OH.
Robbie's family would like to express their thanks to all for the concerns expressed as well as to the CCU caregivers at Weirton Medical Center.