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Arnott Armstrong

Arnott Armstrong

May 30, 2020

Arnott Armstrong
Arnott Franklin Armstrong, of Harriston and formerly of Normanby Township, passed away at Hospice Wellington, Guelph on Saturday, May 30th, 2020.  Beloved husband of Myrna (nee Scarrow).  Loving father of Douglas Armstrong and his wife Wendy, Joanne Grant, James Armstrong and his wife Kathy, Glenna Armstrong, Nancy and her husband Ken Best, and Ken Armstrong and his wife Karen.  Cherished grandfather of Amy, Cara, Ethan, Jaime, Ryan, Erin, Lisa, Tracy, Ian, Chris, Cody, Clayton, Holt, and Madison.  Great-grandfather of 8.  Dear brother of Isabel and her husband Ross Matthews, Joyce and her husband Lyle Smith, and Donna and her husband Wim de Munnik.  Also remembered by his sister-in-law Pat Scarrow, and his nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his parents Franklin and Hazel Armstrong, his sisters Helen and her late husband Dennis Martin, Marjorie Armstrong, his son-in-law Kirk Grant, his grandson Andrew, and his brothers-in-law Gerald Scarrow and his late wife Shirley, and Bill Scarrow.  A private graveside service will be held at Cochrane Cemetery.  As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to Hospice Wellington or Louise Marshall Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.  Arrangements entrusted to England Funeral Home, Mount Forest.


Dear Jim, Kathy, and family. Mark and I are sorry to hear about the passing of your Dad. Such a sad time for you all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. xo

— Mark and Cindy Aitken, June 17, 2020

To Ken, Karen, Holt and Madison We were very sorry to read of the passing of your father and grandfather. Our deepest sympathy at this sad time. Ken and Nettie Woodhouse

— Nettie Woodhouse, June 6, 2020

Sincere sympathy to all. George and Bonnie Holliday

— George Holliday, June 6, 2020

I'm sorry to hear of Arnott's passing. Thinking of you, Myrna and family. Janice Corbett

— Jan Corbett, June 6, 2020

Glenna and Family, Sending love at this difficult time. May your memories of your Dad last a lifetime. Such a nice, nice man. Joan Archer

— Joan Archer, June 5, 2020

Ken, my sincere condolences to you and your family. If you dad was anything like you, he was a wonderful man. May God wrap you and your family in His arms of love and comfort you.

— Doug Walker, June 5, 2020

So sorry for your loss Jim and family. Lorne Davis and Anne Foskett

— Lorne Davis/Anne Foskett, June 5, 2020

Myrna & Family. We are so sorry to hear of Arnott’s passing. A lot of fond memories come to mind - school days, your wedding day and especially the night we “visited” you two at the farm. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love Faye & Don

— Faye & Don Darroch, June 5, 2020

Our sympathy Myrna & Family. Arnott will be missed very much. I have lots of great memories of Arnott & his family over many years as a cousin. Myrna, I enjoyed our chat with you & it's nice you & Arnott enjoyed your new apt. near Canada Packers, where he used to work. Our thoughts & prayers are with all of you.

— Keith & Wilma J Dailey, June 4, 2020

Wendy and Doug, please accept my sympathies on your loss. Regards, Beverly Keith-Taylor

— Beverly Keith-Taylor, June 3, 2020

Dear Karen, Please accept my deepest sympathies during this very difficult time. May your father-in-law's soul Rest in Peace. Kristin

— Kristin Kathiravelu, June 3, 2020

Nancy & Ken - and the entire Armstrong family Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Alethea (Andrews) & Jack Sawdon

— Alethea (Andrews) & Jack Sawdon, June 2, 2020

Our deepest sympathies to the family although we didn't know the Armstrongs long we enjoyed playing Euchre with them once a week I know Arnott loved the game .

— Susan Debartolo & Randy Hallhall, June 2, 2020

To Armstrong family, Extremely sorrowful for your families loss. We have tremendous memories of Arnott over the years, haying, playing, dinner table chats & family get togethers. He will be missed and forever remembered. A true gentlemen and loyal family man. Love the Hergert's

— Wes, Rebecca, Jaxon, Quentin and Izak Hergert, June 2, 2020

Thinking of You & Your Family. Lots of Good ‘Memories’ - From Many Years Ago! The Family Reunions on The Farm were such Good Times! Playing Baseball & Lots of Games - Always Lots of Good Food! Sincerely, Mary & Bruce Boucher, Waterloo,ON

— Mary & Bruce Boucher, June 2, 2020

My sincere sympathy to Nancy and Ken and mryna and the rest of your family thinking of you all

— Marlene Donaldson, June 1, 2020

We are so sorry to hear of Arnott’s passing. Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to Myrna and all of the family. Ray and Marion Parker

— Marion Parker, June 1, 2020

Our condolences to Jim and family for your loss. Erwin and David

— Arbro Excavating, June 1, 2020

Myrna (and family) so sorry to hear of Arnott's passing. Had no idea he was not well so was a big shock to me. How friendly he always was right from the first time I met him in our Midwestern years. As your guiding hand he will certainly be missed. Memories last forever and are to be treasured Willa

— Willa Wick, June 1, 2020

Our sincere sympathies.

— Warren Grein, June 1, 2020

Myrna and Families, We are so sorry to learn of Arnott's death. You are in our thoughts and Prayers. Dorothy and Bob Fletcher

— Dorothy and Bob Fletcher, June 1, 2020

Sending our sincere sympathy on the passing of a husband, father and Grandfather. Arnott was always very friendly and up for a chat. Cherish your memories.

— Harvey & Brenda Maes, June 1, 2020

Ken, I am saddened to hear of your Dad's passing. Thinking of you at this time of sorrow and reflection. Cherish the many memories.

— Bruce Poulin, June 1, 2020

So very sorry to hear of the passing of Arnott. He was a wonderful neighbour and good friend. Always willing to give a helping hand. Always loved the wagon rides around the country block with those big horses. Arnott always had a smile on his face. Such a friendly guy. He will be missed. Our deepest sympathy. From Beth Elder and family.

— Karen Elder, June 1, 2020

So very sorry for your loss,please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.Don and Sharon Irvin

— Don and Sharon Irvin, June 1, 2020

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294 Main Street South
P.O. Box 38, Mount Forest
Ontario, Canada N0G 2L0
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