Fred W. Townsend

August 07, 1958- October 07, 2017

Fred W. Townsend, 59, of Mt. Holly Springs, PA, passed away at his home on Saturday, October 7, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. He was born August 7, 1958 in Pittsburgh, PA, to the late Frederick W. Townsend, who passed away September 30, 2017 and his mother, Joan Orris Townsend of Dickinson Twp. He was employed by Rite Aid as a computer operator and was a member of the South Mountain American Legion #674. Fred enjoyed fishing and riding his motorcycle.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his companion, Cindy R. Hockley Fitting of Mt. Holly Springs; a son, Adam Townsend of WA; daughter, Hannah Jo Townsend of Mt. Holly Springs; grandson, Cedar Townsend of WA; step daughter, Erica Fitting of Carlisle; and brother, William (Bill) K. Townsend of Newville.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are being handled by the Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, Mt. Holly Springs, PA. Online condolences may be made to