March 22, 1942 – November 12, 2009
It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of Joan Estelle Armstrong, at the age of 67 years, with her loving family by her side at Hospice House, Vernon, British Columbia on November 12, 2009. Joan was born March 22, 1942 in Truro, Nova Scotia. She will be lovingly remembered and forever missed by her mother, Alma Trainor; husband Vernon Armstrong; four children: Judith Harris (Michael Gordon), Susan (Mike) Nims, Lisa (Mike) Novak and Neil (Denise) Armstrong; seven grandchildren: Robert, Michaela, Sara, Jayda, Quinn, Mark and Jenna. Further cherishing her memory are her sisters: Linda Bouchard and Judy Johnson; brothers: John Trainor and Terry Trainor. At Joan’s request there will be no service and a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to do so may make a memorial donation in Joan’s memory to North Okanagan Hospice Society, 3506 – 27th Avenue, Vernon, BC V1T 1S4.
Arrangements entrusted to Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Vernon 250-558-0866.