Peacefully, at the Exeter Villa on Saturday, April 16, 2016 Lois. M (Sweitzer) Armstrong in her 89th year. Loved wife of Irvine (Irv) Armstrong of Exeter for over 67 years. Dear mother and mother-in-law of Paul and Linda Armstrong of London, Peter and Eleanor Armstrong and Bill and Linda Armstrong all of Exeter. Lovingly remembered by her grandsons Ben, Ryan, Brent, Chris and Scott and her great-grandchildren Lauren, Jayden, Madison, Brayden, and Brynlee. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Jim and Fran Sweitzer of London. Predeceased by her parents Aaron (Jake) and Viola Sweitzer and her brother and sister-in-law Ralph and Claudette Sweitzer. In 1986 Lois and Irv were honoured with the ‘citizen of the year’ award for the town of Exeter. For 10 years Lois enjoyed hosting bus trips throughout Canada and the U.S.A. She was a charter member of the Exeter United Church women, past-president of the Exeter Kinette Club, and a member of the curling club. Lois also taught sewing for 10 years at night school in Exeter.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, one west of Main, Exeter on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM where the memorial service will be held on Wednesday, April 20th at 11 AM with Bob Heywood officiating. Cremation with interment Exeter Cemetery.
Donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Exeter United Church would be appreciated by the family.