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Elmer John Armstrong
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Birth: Dec. 6, 1883
Bloomington
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1971
Columbus
Franklin County
Ohio, USA

Colonel Elmer J. Armstrong, U.S. Army retired, age 87, First Community Village, Thursday, Riverside Hospital. Served in France during World War I. During World War II he organized the Reception Center at Fort Hayes and retired as acting Chief of Staff of the 5th Service Command. Served as mayor and president of the Council of First Community Village. Member of the First Community Church., the Retired Officers Association and American Legion. Preceded in death by wife, Mary. Survived by daughters, Mrs. James G. Healey (Jane), Columbus, Mrs. Everett Naylor (Dorothy), Massillon, Ohio; sons, John Armstrong, Huntington Beach, Calif., James Armstrong (Memorial# 65335002), Columbus; sisters, Mrs. John Pitzer, Milford, Ill., Mrs. Herman Reynolds, Danville, Ill., Mrs. Jesse Jones, Broadview, Mont., Mrs. Lyle Mohr, Normal, Ill., Mrs. Lawrence Wade and Mrs. Otto Van Brook, Mountain Home, Ark.; brothers, Hugh Armstrong, Eldon, Mo., Russell Armstrong, Osage Beach, mo.; 18 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  John M. Armstrong (1861 - 1941)
  Isabell Baylor Armstrong (1862 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Catherine Blandford Armstrong (1881 - 1967)*
 
 Children:
  Jane Isabelle Armstrong Healey (1912 - 2007)*
  John Blandford Armstrong (1914 - 1996)*
  Dorothy Marie Armstrong Naylor (1916 - 1993)*
  James Delbert Armstrong (1921 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elmer John Armstrong (1883 - 1971)
  James David Armstrong (1885 - 1962)*
  Robert Oscar Armstrong (1887 - 1889)*
  Franklin Melvin Armstrong (1889 - 1895)*
  Hugh Herbert Armstrong (1891 - 1980)*
  Agnes Rebecca Armstrong Pitzer (1892 - 1974)*
  Russell Ray Armstrong (1896 - 1987)*
  Ruth Baylor Armstrong Reynolds (1897 - 1995)*
  Mary Luella Armstrong Jones (1899 - 2001)*
  Margaret Annetta Armstrong Mohr (1900 - 1996)*
  Edith Elizabeth Armstrong Wade (1904 - 1994)*
  Violet Carrie Armstrong Van Brook (1906 - 1988)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
The Lord Is My Shepherd
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Columbus
Franklin County
Ohio, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 40.02825, -83.03187
 
Created by: quadraticman
Record added: Sep 04, 2011
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Elmer John Armstrong
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Elmer John Armstrong
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Elmer John Armstrong
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 Added: Mar. 8, 2015
 
 
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