David P. Armold, 51, of Jacksonville and formerly of Greenfield, passed away Saturday, May 10, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born July 24, 1962, in Alton. His parents are Horace and Barbara (Oster) Armold. He married Cheri Howland and she preceded him in death on April 10, 2009.
He is survived by his mother; children, Nicole Armold of Jacksonville and Michael (Becky) Armold of Petersburg; stepchildren: Angie (Ken) Kingstand of New Jersey, Sariah (John) Plunkett and Jill Slater, both of Jacksonville, Summer Slater of Hazelwood, Mo., Ashlee (Keith) Belcher of Cottage Hills and Aaron (Kerry) Slater of Beardstown; 16 grandchildren; sisters, Jean (Greg) Ditman of Bloomington and Denise (Charlie) Crow of Franklin; and brothers, Dan Armold and Jim (Pam) Armold, both of Greenfield. He was preceded in death by his father and wife.
David was a member of Cass Masonic Lodge 0023 in Beardstown and an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. He enjoyed playing card games and dice games but, most of all, loved spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at Shields-Bishop Funeral Home in Greenfield, with funeral services following at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Cremation rites will follow services with burial at a later date at Oak Wood Cemetery. Memorials are requested to the family in care of the funeral home.
Shields-Bishop Funeral Home - Greenfield
604 Walnut St. Greenfield, IL 62044
Published in Jacksonville Journal-Courier on May 13, 2014