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In Memory of

Paul Gerard Townsend

December 4, 1963 - August 28, 2017

Obituary


53, went to be with Jesus on August 28, 2017 in Scottsdale, AZ. Affectionately known as Mr. T, he taught the performing arts in the SUSD for 15 years, was actively involved in the Valley's music and theatre community and his church. As a dedicated husband, proud father, and loyal brother, friend, and mentor, he will be profoundly missed. Paul is survived by his wife, Laney, of 29 years, and their children: Peter, Mary, Joey, Luke and Sarah; and by his sisters, Tammy (Rod) Jakubik, Fara (Brian) Wolf, brother Jarrod (Maria Elena), several nieces and...

53, went to be with Jesus on August 28, 2017 in Scottsdale, AZ. Affectionately known as Mr. T, he taught the performing arts in the SUSD for 15 years, was actively involved in the Valley's music and theatre community and his church. As a dedicated husband, proud father, and loyal brother, friend, and mentor, he will be profoundly missed. Paul is survived by his wife, Laney, of 29 years, and their children: Peter, Mary, Joey, Luke and Sarah; and by his sisters, Tammy (Rod) Jakubik, Fara (Brian) Wolf, brother Jarrod (Maria Elena), several nieces and nephews, as well as cousins and other extended family. Services in Paul's honor, will be held Saturday, September 16, 2017 at First Baptist Church of Scottsdale (7025 E. Osborn Rd. Scottsdale, AZ 85251) Visitation at 9:30am and Service at 10:30am. To contribute to Paul's legacy, donations may be made at www.youcaring.com, search Paul Townsend Memorial Scholarship Fund.