It is with sadness that we announce that Frank Townsend late 1 KSLI and 4 KOYLI, known as Mick to his friends, passed away on 6 Sep 2018 aged 86. Mick who enlisted in 1951 was a member of Pontefract branch and a proud KOYLI. The thoughts and condolences of all in the Association are with Mick's wife, family and friends. RIP Mick your duty done, stand easy and take your place in the final RV. Cede Nullis.
Mick's family asked that we publish the following:
Mike was a teacher, a gardener, an inspiration, a mentor, a role model, a veteran, a loving husband and a family.
Date and Time: 02 Oct 2018 at 1500 hrs
Location: Pontefract Crematorium, Wakefield Road, Pontefract, WF8 4HA
Bugler not required
Coffin Drape: Yes (KOYLI)
Standard Bearer: Yes (KOYLI)
Association members are welcome to attend
Donations in lieu of flowers to: Dementia UK and Rare Disease UK
The Wake will be held at Kings Croft Hotel, Wakefield Road, Pontefract