Lillian Knecht Townsend, age 91, of Trumbull, passed away October 15, 2014 in Maefair Health Care Center.

Mrs. Townsend was born in Bridgeport to the late Alwin and Katherine Knecht.

She was a member of the Trumbull Grange and the Order of Eastern Star.

She was predeceased by her husband Richard Townsend; five brothers and one sister.

Survivors include her three children William Kern and his wife Ruth Lenhard of Monroe,CT, Gary Kern and his wife Olivia of Wallingford, CT and Kevin Kern and his wife Kathleen of Eugene, OR; six grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services were private.

Arrangements in care of the Cyril F. Mullins Funeral Home 399 White Plains Rd. Trumbull.

To leave an online condolence please visit www.mullinsfh.com.