Alaina N . Rodriguez , age 24, died unexpectedly on Monday May 31.
She was born in Framingham MA. on November 10, 1996 and was the daughter of Kamaala and Andrew Townshend, and her biological father Paul R. Rodriguez .
Alaina attended Nazareth Academy where she played basketball and softball and was a graduate of Wakefield Memorial High, Wakefield, MA. Class of 2015. She was a kind and loving big sister to her siblings, a best friend to her mother, and was and will always be her Papa's pooch. Alaina was a people person who enjoyed music, art, family functions and traveling. Her real joy came from spending time with her diverse group of friends. With her independent spirit and eye for fashion and makeup Alaina's goal was to someday become a fashion stylist. She had begun to work as an independent makeup and hair stylist for photo shoots and videos before her life was tragically cut short.
Alaina was a beautiful young woman both inside and out and leaves to mourn her loss two younger siblings, Nicholas and Mia Townshend. Her cousins Gwen and Will Townshend. Her aunts and uncles Mark and Dawn Townshend, Justin and Marianne Townshend, Jason Blakely, Paul Cintolo, Sherry O'Brien and Terry O'Brien (deceased). She was the cherished granddaughter of Paul Blakely (deceased), Pamela Blakely and Charles and Shirley Townshend as well as a host of other relatives, family and friends. She will be forever missed.
Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the McDonald Funeral Home, 19 Yale Ave., Wakefield on Monday from 4-7 p.m. Funeral Service will be private.
June 07, 2021
4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
McDonald Funeral Home
19 Yale Ave
Wakefield, MA 01880