Donald Wayne Armstrong, Sr., 52, of Churchville, passed away, Thursday, October 30, 2008 at Augusta Medical Center. He was born November 13, 1955 in Staunton a son of the late Farrell and Corean Canup and Pansy and Roy Botkin.
He retired from Washington Metro Area Transit Authority as a senior parts specialist. Mr. Armstrong loved to hunt and play bingo. He was a member of Verona Moose Chapter #2225 and a former member of Churchville Volunteer Fire Department.
He is survived by a son, Donald W. Armstrong, Jr. of Manassas; step-daughter, Michelle Miranda of Manassas; former wife and friend, Irene Armstrong of Locust Grove; three sisters, Virginia Kisamore of Churchville, Patricia Armstrong of Bridgewater and Teresa Giltner of Manassas; two brothers, Larry Armstrong of Mt. Solon and Calvin Canup of Alexandria, a granddaughter, Madison Armstrong and three step- grandchildren.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m., Monday, November 3, 2008 at Obaugh Funeral Home in McDowell with the Rev. Pete Campbell officiating.
Burial will be at Green Hill Cemetery in Churchville.
Active pallbearers will be Ed Pravlik, Butch, Dougie, and Drew Britt, Stevie, Gary and Ray Kisamore, Dave Davis and Andy Tanner.
Honorary pallbearers will be family and friends attending the service.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Sunday at the funeral home and other times at Donnie’s home on 12 Sawmill Lane.
Memorial contributions may be made to Verona Moose Chapter #2225, P.O. Box 10, Verona, VA 24482.