November 12, 1923 ~ August 19, 2003
Harold Dean Armstrong, 79, passed away August 19, 2003, in Pueblo, Colorado. Survived by his wife, Margaret M. 'Peggy' Armstrong; children, Carol (Jim) Ritchey, Pueblo, Kathy (Duane) Ward, Amarillo, Texas, Ray Armstrong, Woodland Park, Colo., James (Beth Geske) Armstrong, Security, Colo.; brother, Adelbert Armstrong; sisters, Mareta (Don) Smith, Barbara Cullins, Geneva Hendrixon, and Peggy Ann Parker; 8 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his father, Clarence Armstrong and mother, Etta Armstrong. Harold was born November 12, 1923, in Emporia, Kansas and was a longtime Pueblo resident, retiring from the CF & I Steel Corp. Member of the VFW, BPO Elks Lodge No. 90 and Eagles Aerie No. 145. Harold was an avid hunter, master fisherman and loved playing pool. At his request, there will be no viewing or service. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, through the funeral home.