Leroy A. "Skip" Armstrong

  • "Missing you more than ever now DAD ! Rest in peace with GOD..."
    - Your Son Matt
  • "Sorry to hear about Leroy, such a wonderful person to be..."
    - Lee Kerschen
  • "Your family is in my prayers ."
    - donna haskin
  • "It's was great to know you in the Army National Guard"
    - Robert Stopka
  • "You will be missed!!"
    - Brian Schmitz

Armstrong, Leroy A. "Skip", 82, passed away January 3, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his parents Jeremiah and Lolita (Hurt) Armstrong, brother Jack, wife Polly Jane. He is survived by his children, Linda Benzel-Feuerborn (Mike), Matthew Eberl (Carol), David Armstrong, Rebecca Andersen (Don), Kathleen Andrews, Paul Armstrong, sister, Sue Rector, 15 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren. Born in Anthony, KS grew up in Alva, OK and was very athletic in sports, playing football in college in Oklahoma. He enlisted in the Air Force as navigator/bombardier. He was most proud of his "wings". After his enlistment term was up, he joined the Army National Guard and served a total combined years of military service of 40 years. He retired from Learjet in 1992 after 28 years. Never one to be idle, he continued working the remainder of his life. Since 1999, he has worked for Perfecta with many caring people for the last 14 years until his death. He was a handyman's handyman. He was able and known for being able to fix almost anything. He was liked by everyone for his sense of humor, outgoing personality and his "never met a stranger" personality. A visitation with the family present will be held from 7 - 8 PM Monday, at Watson Reflection Pointe, 3201 S. Webb, with Funeral Mass at 10:00 AM Tuesday, Church of the Magdalen. Military Burial will follow in Refection Point Cemetery. Share memories at watsonfuneral.com

Funeral Home
Watson Reflection Pointe
3201 S Webb Rd Wichita, KS 67210
(316) 618-9898
Funeral Home Details
Published in The Wichita Eagle from Jan. 5 to Jan. 6, 2014
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