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Robert Armstrong

1938 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
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Robert Armstrong
Jul 22, 1938 - Jun 17, 2014
Resident of Los Gatos
Dr. Robert Armstrong died peacefully and courageously on June 17th, surrounded by his loving family.
He is survived by his children, Michael, Christopher, and Danielle; sister Betty Rasmussen; his niece and nephew, Janet and Eric Rasmussen; partner, Bonnie Schier; and former wives, Janet, and Marsha. He was a loving father and companion, a passionate astronomer, a world traveler and esteemed teacher.
Dr. Armstrong operated an Infectious Disease and Travel Medicine clinic in Los Gatos. He mentored countless entrants into the medical field and wrote many treatises on infectious disease. A "Doctor's Doctor," Robert is remembered for his humility and professionalism, for being a great clinician, and for his teaching at Stanford, SCVMC, and El Camino Hospital. His guidance and his compassion will be greatly missed.
The public is invited to join the family in a Celebration of Life service on July 15, starting at 4:00 PM at the Gateway Pavilion at Vasona Park.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to www.savethechildren.org in memory of Dr Robert Armstrong.
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Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on July 13, 2014
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