Margaret J. Armstrong, 78, passed away January 22, 2006, in Pueblo, Colorado. Survived by her children, Jay Armstrong, Greg (Diana) Armstrong, Brad Armstrong, all of Pueblo, Nancy (Ross) Johnson of Spanish Fork, Utah and Lynn (Jay) Mead of Pueblo; sister, JoAnn (Don) Miller of Pueblo; grandchildren, Andy and Laura Armstrong, John and Steven Armstrong, Taylor, Jessica and Hayden Johnson, Tyler, Jace and Brennan Hill; two great-grandchildren plus one on the way; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, John 'Jack' Armstrong; daughter, Pamela Armstrong; parents, Herbert and Annie Stevens; and brother, Lynn Stevens. Margaret was born April 23, 1927, in Pueblo. She and her husband owned and operated Jack Armstrong Jewelers, retiring in 1980. Margaret enjoyed outings with the Shriners and loved collecting angels but her greatest love was for her children. She was known for her kindness, generosity and sense of humor. Viewing from 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with the family present from 4 to 6 p.m. Private family service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Susan Koman Foundation for Breast Cancer Research or charity of choice through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, Colorado 81003. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. We are so sorry for your loss. Your mom was a very special lady. I guess that shows by her very special children. We love you Nancy!! You are all in our prayers. All our love to you.

  2. My thoughts are with Nancy and her family as they feel the loss of their mother and grandmother. You are in my prayers.

  3. Dear Lynn (Mead) and Family:

    So sorry to hear abour your dear mother/grandmother, Mrs. Armstrong. She sounds like a wonderful lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time of loss.

    Sincerely,
    Janette & Michelle Stern & Family

  4. Greg & Diane, With our deepest sympathy in the loss of your mother. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, John & Lorraine Aldridge

  5. My deepest sympathy to you all for your loss, your mother was a wonderful woman with a beautiful spirit.
    There are no words or actions that will fill the void of her physical absents here on earth. But her loving spirit will always be with you, you need just remember to look into the faces of your children and your children’s children to see her, her legacy will be looking right back at you.
    God Bless you All.

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