Mary Townsend of Medicine Hat passed away on Thursday, November 9, 2017, at the age of 97 years, beloved wife of the late Stanley Townsend. The funeral service will be held in Westminster United Church (101 6th Street SE) on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Chelsea Masterman officiating. As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to the Salvation Army, 164 Stratton Way SE, Medicine Hat, T1B 3R3, Medicine Hat and District Food Bank, 532 South Railway Street SE, Medicine Hat, T1A 2V6 or to the charity of your choice. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: [email protected] subject heading: Mary Townsend, or you may visit www.pattisonfuneralhome.com and leave a message of condolence.