Dorothy R. Armstrong, age 86, died Sunday, March 14, 2021 at Wheatridge Park Care Center in Liberal, Kansas.
She was born on April 10, 1934 the daughter of Von Speed and Cellanda Bertha (Ewalt) Carroll in Clayton, New Mexico.
She married the love of her life, JD Armstrong Sr. on June 24, 1949 in Clayton, New Mexico. The were married 58 years until his death on November 5, 2007. Together they raised 4 sons, JD Jr., Roy Douglas, Von Stephen and Bobby Floyd. Dorothy graduated from High School in 2011 at the age of 76 to honor her mother’s wishes. Dorothy was a homemaker and worked for the surrounding schools for many years as a cook and head of the cafeteria. She was an avid knitter and an award-winning quilter. Dorothy was also a lifetime member of the P.T.A.
Her sons, JD Armstrong Jr. of Wichita, Kansas
Roy Douglas Armstrong of Wakeeny, Kansas
Von Stephen of Tyrone, Oklahoma and
Bobby Floyd of Belaire, Kansas
1 brother, Milton Douglas Johnson of Kismet, Kansas
11 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren
Preceded in death by
Her husband, JD Armstrong Sr.
Both her parents, Von Speed and Cellanda Bertha Carroll
And 2 sisters
Funeral Services will be at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at the Hornung Family Funeral Home 1212 W. 2nd Liberal, KS 67901.
Memorial donations are suggested to Angels for Animals in care of Hornung Family Funeral Home 1212 W. 2nd Liberal, KS 67901.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.hornungfuneralhome.com