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James Robert "Bob" Armstrong
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Birth: Sep. 2, 1937
Crestwood
Oldham County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 13, 2011
Wabash
Wabash County
Indiana, USA

Son of James H. and Christine (Waldridge) Armstrong.

Bob was a 1955 graduate of Lagro High School and received an associate degree from the University of Maryland. He was a Sgt. in the U.S. Air Force serving in Germany 2 years and was named Airman of the Month two times.

He married Carolyn Thompson in Lincolnville, Indiana on February 15, 1958. Bob worked at Honeywell/Markhon in Wabash 15 years, for the U.S. Dept. of Defense 23 years, receiving several certificates for his outstanding work, was a pastor in the United Methodist Church Northern Indiana Conference 18 years, and was the director of the lay speakers of the Huntington District. He was also a licensed auctioneer 30 years. He was a member of the Lagro United Methodist Church 50 years, serving in all offices of the church for 40 years, working with youth, and was an adult Sunday school teacher for 20 years. He was very active in the Lagro Community for 40 years, as a past member and past Master of the Tuscan Masonic Lodge #143 in Lagro, a charter member of the Lagro Lions Club, and was a member of the Lagro Fire Dept 30 years serving as chief 5 years. He was also a member of the Lagro Library Board, was a life member of American Society Control, and a life member of the National Transportation Society. He was a roaster for the Wabash Jaycees. He was an avid bowler for many years, enjoyed fishing, hunting, and working on his computer. He was also a Purdue, Colts, and Reds fan.



 
 
Burial:
Memorial Lawns Cemetery
Wabash
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75093793
James Robert Bob Armstrong
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