Services for Gary Fernando Townsel, a security guard at Burlington Coat Factory, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Williamson Funeral Home, 635 Main St. Burial will be in Riverdale Cemetery, Lewiston.
Townsel, 30, of 2626 Main St., died Monday (May 29, 1989) in the Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo, where he had been hospitalized since suffering severe head injuries last December at the City Mission.
A lifelong resident of Niagara Falls, Townsel was a 1977 graduate of LaSalle High School. He attended Niagara County Community College and worked for Manpower Temporary Services. He was last assigned as a security guard.
Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Victor L. Townsel Jr., and three sisters, Mary E. Barham of Milwaukee, Gwendolyn Townsel and Beverly Townsel Martin.