Paul F. Armstrong
Date of Passing:
Armstrong, Paul F., 60, formerly of Elson Drive, Riverside, died unexpectedly on May 28, 2017.
Born in Providence, a son of the late Albert and Claire M. (Dame) Armstrong, he lived in North Carolina for the past 8 years previously residing in East Providence for 50 years.
Mr. Armstrong was an aviation mechanic for American Airlines for the past 30 years. He graduated from East Coast Aerotech, Class of 1981 in Lexington, MA.
Paul enjoyed hiking, skiing, riding motor cycles and researching family history. A sports enthusiast, he was a devoted New England Patriots fan.
He is survived by a brother, Thomas E. Armstrong and his wife Linda of Riverside; a sister, Marcia A. Armstrong of Riverside and a nephew, David T. Armstrong of Lincoln.
His funeral will be held on Wednesday June 7, 2017 from the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 8:45 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Brendan Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
Calling hours are Tuesday 5-8 p.m. Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Paul’s memory to Spurwink-RI, 1 Spurwink Place, Cranston, RI, 02910 would be deeply appreciated. The agency provides support to individuals with developmental disabilities.