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In Memory of
Wayne E. Armstrong
October 21, 1922 - June 24, 2018

Saturtday, July 7, 2018 10 a.m. at Moreland Funeral Home

Sunset Cemetery

Armstrong, Wayne E. 10/21/1922 - 6/24/2018 Wayne passed away peacefully at the Baldomero Lopez State Veteran's Nursing Home. Born in Chillicothe, Ohio, Wayne spent almost his entire life in Columbus but he enjoyed living in Clearwater Florida for the past three years. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Linda Armstrong, his children, Steve Armstrong and Kim (nee Donaldson), Tom Armstrong and Debbie (nee Petty), Eric Armstrong, and Susan Armstrong (Matthew Monfort); granddaughters, Kree Armstrong, Claire Chirillo (Mike) and Katie Bennett (Aaron); and three great-grandchildren, Kaelyn, Audrey, and James Bennett. Wayne is preceded in death by his sister, Nellie and his first wife, Frances. Wayne worked 36 years at the Columbus & Southern Ohio Electric Company (now AEP) in the Distribution Engineering Department, retiring in February 1983. Wayne was a very proud World War II front line Army Infantry veteran having fought in France and Germany until the end of the war in Europe. He was wounded in 1945 and earned a Purple Heart and Bronze Star. He enjoyed traveling and returned to Germany with his two oldest sons in 1997 to help them visualize the areas he experienced. A memorial service will be held at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville, Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 10 a.m.. Interment following the service at Sunset Cemetery, 6959 W Broad St, Galloway, OH 43119.