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My Story

Thank you for joining me as I travel with my now 13 year old son as he battles a very rough and very aggressive disease... Brain Cancer!
After a long and hard battle Justin past away on August 07, 2014... He was one that will be missed many!!!


Roy Townsend posted a new journal entry, "A Need To Write...".

After the initial shock of the GBM diagnosis wore off, we moved forward exploring treatment options. Our hopes were high and we never thought we were going to lose him. ... Read more

sending lots of hugs and prayers to you all. signed Justin's Guestbook.

the title to the book you are going to write about this journey. "we never thought" Read more

Roy Townsend posted a new journal entry, "A Tribute to Justin by a local newspaper".

SHELBY TOWNSHIP August 14, 2014 Shelby boy dies after yearlong battle with cancer By Sarah Wojcik C & G Staff Writer Justin Townsend, a vibrant 13-year-old who loved ... Read more

Roy Townsend posted a new journal entry, "A Letter From Jackie (Read At The Funeral)".

Dear Justin,             I just wanted to let you know how much I appreciate you as a brother.  From the day you were born I knew we would be close but I never ... Read more

Roy Townsend posted a new journal entry, "The End ?".

Justin walked toward the light around 2:30 AM last Thursday morning.  The last leg of the journey was long and hard and took a little over 8 hours to finish.  It started ... Read more

Paula Mccomas signed Justin's Guestbook.

I've been blessed to have know your son.  He fought as hard as any Super Hero could of.The comfort I give you is to know  Justin is now with  "GOD".No more pain, No ... Read more

lara shovlin signed Justin's Guestbook.

My heart breaks for you and your family.  His life was short but he left a lasting impact.  Prayers for all of you. Read more

Jan Snodgrass signed Justin's Guestbook.

Words cannot express how sad I am to hear this news.  My heart aches for you-- Roy, your wife and your daughter.  You are right---your heart will be broken forever.  It ... Read more

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