ARMSTRONG, KAY FERGUSON, 78, of Louisville, affectionately known as Kay Kay by her grandchildren, passed away Monday, February 3, 2014.
Born in Paducah, KY in 1935 to Claudia and James Ferguson, Kay was a fifth generation Kentuckian. She married her high school sweetheart, Ben Armstrong, in 1952. Kay and Ben moved to Louisville in 1956 and became members of the St. Matthews United Methodist Church. After retiring as a retail banking manager and assistant vice president of PNC Bank, Kay enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and taking trips to Seagrove Beach.
Loved by everyone who knew her, Kay was a true people person who lived every day to its fullest. With a generous heart and loving spirit, Kay volunteered as a Friend for Life at Baptist East Hospital, at
Louisville and at St. Matthews United Methodist Church, and she always had time for a friend in need. Kay's passion, strength and youthful outlook will always be remembered by her family and friends.
Kay is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Ben Armstrong; daughters, Leigh Taub (Mitch), Lynne Seewer (David) and Beth Fangman (Rick); brother, Jay Ferguson (Laura McCrea); grandchildren, Benjamin Seewer (Miranda), Lauren Taub Boyle (Bryan), Richard Fangman (Sarah), Jennifer Seewer Cunningham (Christopher) and William Fangman; great-grandson, Griffin Seewer; niece, Ashley Ferguson; and nephew, Hunter Ferguson.
Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, February 6, 2014 at St. Matthews United Methodist Church, 319 Browns Lane. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m., Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at Highlands Funeral Home, 3331 Taylorsville Road.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, St. Matthews United Methodist Church or
Published in The Courier-Journal on Feb. 5, 2014
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