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Henry Leroy Armstrong, Sr.

September 23, 1937 ~ August 28, 2020 (age 82)

Obituary

Henry Leroy Armstrong, Sr., 82, of Mt. Lake Park, MD, passed away Friday, August 28, 2020, at Garrett Regional Medical Center, Oakland, MD.

Born September 23, 1937, in Vindex, MD, he was the son of the late Frederick Orville and Emma Pearl (Stewart) Armstrong. He was also preceded in death by one grandson, Jeremey Wiles; one great-great grandson, Ryan White; four brothers, Darrell, Franky, Harold, and Jimmy Armstrong; one sister, Louise Brady.

Henry worked as a laborer for Oakland Coin Laundromat. He worked at Par-Mat Lanes and Arnold Brothers. Henry served in the United States Army. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time outdoors, and loved being with his family.

Henry is survived by his wife, Betty May Armstrong; three sons, Henry Armstrong, Jr., and wife, Brittany, Oakland; Robert Armstrong, Woodstock, VA; Michael Armstrong and girlfriend, Chelsea, Oakland; three daughters, Pauline Gank and husband, Jerry, Oakland; Sandy Phillips and husband, Neil, Elkridge, MD; Pamela Dewitt, Oakland; two brothers, Bob Armstrong and wife, Maggie, Canton, OH; Tom Armstrong and wife, Kathy, Kitzmiller, MD; three sisters, Jane Walsh, Waldorf, MD; Darlene Armstrong and husband, Clarence, Laurel, MD; Mary Tusing and husband, Jim, Oakland; nineteen grandchildren, thirty-one great grandchildren, and six great-great grandchildren.

Friends will be received at Newman Funeral Homes, P.A. 1100 Memorial Dr., Oakland MD, 21550, on Monday from 2-4pm and 5-8pm. Services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at 11:00 a.m.. Interment will be at Garrett Memorial Gardens, Oakland.

Expressions of sympathy may be directed to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma, OK, 73123, or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
August 31, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., Oakland
1100 Memorial Drive
Oakland, MD 21550

Visitation
Monday
August 31, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., Oakland
1100 Memorial Drive
Oakland, MD 21550

Funeral Service
Tuesday
September 1, 2020

11:00 AM
Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., Oakland
1100 Memorial Drive
Oakland, MD 21550

Donations

American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City OK 73123
Tel: 1-800-227-2345
Web: http://www.cancer.org/

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856
Web: http://www.stjude.org/

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