Marjorie Ruth Armstrong, 88, of Topeka, Kansas passed away Wednesday August 15, 2012 at Aldersgate Village in Topeka. Marjorie was born April 2, 1924 in Barnsdall, Ok, to Charles and Edna Buzza Garlick. She married Harold Armstrong on September 23, 1943 in Parsons, Ks. She enjoyed gardening, reading and playing guitar. She was a homemaker and was best known as a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Those left to cherish her memory are her daughters Donna Long of Middle Grove, Mo., Joannie Grist and husband Tom of Topeka and Judy Flagler and husband Mark of Rossville, Ks., two sons Ronald Armstrong of Lawrence, Ks. and Jay Armstrong and wife Nancy of Meriden, Ks. thirteen grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren, five greatgreat grandchildren, and numerous other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Harold, a daughter Joyce Chaney and a brother Bill Ferguson. Funeral services for Marjorie will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday August 18, 2012, in the PenwellGabel FordWulfBruns Chapel with Mike Graham, Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice Chaplin officiating. The family will receive friends beginning at 11:00 A.M. Friends may call on Friday August 17, 2012 from 11:00 A.M. until 8:00 P.M. at PenwellGabel FordWulfBruns Chapel to sign the register. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Alzheimers Association. Contributions may be left with the funeral home. To leave a special message for the family online, visit www.PenwellGabelCoffeyville.com
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