Calvin Armstrong

  • Died: July 15, 2019
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Covington Knolls

8325 Covington Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46804

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

Calvin Armstrong, 95, passed away on July 15, 2019. He was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana on March 18, 1924, the son of the late Otis and Minnie Armstrong.
Calvin worked as a lithographer at Fort Wayne Engraving Company for 30 years until his retirement in 1984.
He was a member of Simpson United Methodist Church, a Chairman of the Administrative Board for 23 years, a member of Simpson Drama Club for 23 years, and held many other offices at church. He was a 60 year member of G.C.I.U and active in basketball and softball.
He is survived by his son, Jeffrey Armstrong, grandchildren, Audrey and Graham Armstrong, and daughter-in-law, Julia Armstrong.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Alice Armstrong, and three brothers, Richard, Donald, and Russell.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Saturday, July 27, 2019 at Simpson United Methodist Church, 2501 Harrison St, Fort Wayne, IN 46807 with visitation one hour prior.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 pm on Friday, July 26, 2019 at D.O. McComb and Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46804.
Burial will take place in Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Memorial contributions may be made to Simpson United Methodist Church and the Rescue Mission.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Jeff, Audrey and Graham,
Our condolences to you on the loss of your dad/grandpa. May your wonderful memories help you through the difficult days and always remain dear to you.

Posted by Todd and Maryann Hyder - Charleston, SC - Neighbor   July 24, 2019

Worked with Cal 10+ years @ Foster Golf.
Super nice guy and always a gentleman.
God Bless.
Scott Schafer

Posted by Scott Schafer - Zanesville, IN - Coworker   July 20, 2019

Jeff, so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. Your parents were both such nice people. They added to many fine memories while growing up in Southward Park.
Prayers are with you and family.

Posted by Jim Kocks - Fort Wayne   July 18, 2019

Jeff and family -- We were so sorry to learn of your dad's passing. What a sweet man he was. We have many fond memories of both your parents during our years at Simpson. May you find peace knowing he is resting safely in the arms of Jesus.

Posted by Steve & Deb Todd    July 18, 2019

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