Kent Wayne Townley, 74, Stockton, died Wednesday, May 6, 2020, in Fargo, N.D.

He was born Dec. 19, 1945, in Hays to Vernon and Hallie (Newbrey) Townley.

He married Janese (Denio) Townley on Sept. 4, 1965, in Woodston. He was a U.S. veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Stockton; two sons, Michael Townley, Woodston and Chad Townley and wife, Hanna, Lincoln; two daughters, Sandra Townley, Stockton, and Shannon Townley (Kevin Rappoport), Lone Tree, Colo.; a brother, Larry Lala and wife, Betty, Woodston; and two grandchildren, Logan Cone and Hunter Townley.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in Ash Rock Cemetery, north of Woodston, with military rites by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 8873 of Stockton.

Book signing will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Stockton.

Memorial are suggested to Kent Townley Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.

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