Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Pittmans in:
 • Mountain View Cemetery
 • Longmont
 • Boulder County
 • Colorado
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Bernice Helen "Bunnye" Armstrong Pittman
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 9, 1913
Chickasha
Grady County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1985
Lyons
Boulder County
Colorado, USA

Bernice Helen Armstrong was born to Samuel Arthur Armstrong (1870-1929) and Abigail Adeline Clonts (1873-1924) in Chickasha, Oklahoma on August 9, 1913. She married Hershel Graydon Pittman in 1939 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. To this union was born one daughter, Pamela Lee Pittman (1951-2008), on November 3, 1951. In her early years, she taught piano in Oklahoma City. After she married, her and her husband were in the entertainment business performing up and down the west coast and in Colorado. They entertained with the USO during WWII. In the 1960's her and her husband retired from entertaining and settled in Arkansas, living in Elkins, Ark, Huntsville, Ark, Berryville, Ark, and Fayetteville, Ark. She worked for many years as secretary to the Business Administration College at the University of Arkansas. Upon her retirement, she moved to be with her daughter in Colorado. Shortly before her death, she and her husband separated. At the time of her death, she left behind her daughter Mrs. Michael (Pamela) Fritchlee, grandson, Samuel Ray Fritchlee, all of Lyons, Colorado and one sister, Dorothy Kirby, of Ardmore, Oklahoma. Her former husband, several brothers and sisters preceded her in death. Funeral services were held at Howe Mortuary in Longmont, Colorado, with burial in Mountain View Cemetery in Longmont, Colorado. (bio by: Mike Fritchlee) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Arthur Armstrong (1870 - 1929)
  Adelaide Clonts Armstrong (1873 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Herschel Graydon Pittman (1904 - 1985)
 
 Children:
  Pamela Lee Pittman Fritchlee (1952 - 2008)*
 
 Sibling:
  Duke Armstrong (1896 - 1924)*
  Bernice Helen Armstrong Pittman (1913 - 1985)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
PITTMAN,Bernice Armstong/1913-1985/my mother/my friend/
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Longmont
Boulder County
Colorado, USA
Plot: Block 28 Lot27 Space2
 
Created by: Longmont Genealogical So...
Record added: Nov 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61014776
Bernice Helen Bunnye <i>Armstrong</i> Pittman
Added by: Mike Fritchlee
 
Bernice Helen Bunnye <i>Armstrong</i> Pittman
Added by: Mike Fritchlee
 
Bernice Helen Bunnye <i>Armstrong</i> Pittman
Added by: Mike Fritchlee
 
 
There are 3 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Rest in Peace, Mom
- Mike Fritchlee
 Added: Oct. 19, 2012
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service