Keith Townsend

July 8, 1965May 15, 2018

Keith Andrew Townsend was born July 8th, 1965, unexpectedly early and peacefully passed on May 15, 2018 unexpectedly early after a courageous battle with cancer surrounded by his family.

Keith was the loving Husband of over twenty six years to Janice Kelleher Townsend of Cohasset. Beloved son of the late Raymond and survived by his mother "Ma" Carol Townsend of Cohasset. Cherished brother in law of Daniel Kelleher and wife Diane of Scituate, and Linda Patchett of Kingston. Keith is survived by many loving nieces and nephews that over the years shared many unique life lessons that will live on in their hearts forever.

A visitation will be held on Friday May 18, 2018 from 4-8pm at Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home, 382 First Parish Road, Scituate. A memorial mass will take place on Saturday May 19, 2018 at 12pm from St. Mary of the Nativity Church, 1 Kent Street, Sctiuate.

"Some are bound to die young, by dying young a person stays young in people's memory. If he burns brightly before he dies, his brightness shines for all time."

To send an online condolence to the family, kindly call 781-545-0196 and one of the funeral directors will be glad to assist you.


  • Visitation Friday, May 18, 2018
  • Memorial Service Saturday, May 19, 2018