A bit of sad news is that the racing world has lost a great friend and competitor of the sport. I don’t know if you ever heard of Alan Townsend, but he was a member of both SMRC/ARDC and URC back in the day. He passed away Saturday of a massive heart attack while cutting the grass at home. He and his wife had just been on a motorcycle ride on his Harley that morning delivery coats to the needy. They had also stopped at the local Harley dealer and had a nice chat about how they were living life to the fullest because “you never know when GOD will be calling you”. What an ironic conversation … just hours later, he got the call. I’m What an ironic conversation … just hours later, he got the call. I’m sharing the link to the obit below. Our condolences go out to Alan’s wife, children and entire family … anyone who knew Alan knew he was a WONDERFUL man!!!
Alan P. Townsend’s Obituary on Daily Local News