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“Dear Dad, I know your looking down on me from above but I still miss you everyday. I know you are much more peaceful where you are now. No more pain...Read More »
1 of 26 | Posted by: Elizabeth Armstrong - PA

“With our warmest sympathy and all our heartfelt love. We will always remember Kimble for his true and kind heart and humbling presence. He will be...Read More »
2 of 26 | Posted by: Chris , Kristen and William Vogel - PA

“Sorry to hear of your loss. Respectfully, Everyone out here in Sacramento Peace & Love Always! ”
3 of 26 | Posted by: Benita, Katherine & Barney - CA

“You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers! I know with time the pain will ease and the loving memories will remain forever etched upon your...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: Cindy Narup - Bel Air, MD

“We only knew Kimble as young man since our son, Michael, married his sister, Claudia. Michael passed away in Oct 2008 so we understand the loss of a...Read More »
5 of 26 | Posted by: Norma & Ben Callis - Woodland, CA

“Liz, We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. If there is anything you need or we can do for you, please...Read More »
6 of 26 | Posted by: Darlene & Jeff Ensor - PA

“Louise, Elizabeth(Wizzy), and Graham I have been so blessed not only to have you as such great neighbors but to have you as my dearest of friends. ...Read More »
7 of 26 | Posted by: Celena Smith - Delta, PA

“Louise, Elizabeth & Graham, Our thoughts and prayers are with you, and the whole family, during this difficult time. He will be missed. Love, ...Read More »
8 of 26 | Posted by: Jared and Erin Wilkening - IL

“Louise, We are so sorry. Your Husband was a man of many talents. If there is anything you need, including a friends to listen or just be peaceful...Read More »
9 of 26 | Posted by: Mr.& Mrs. Russel Karbley - MD

“Louise and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. God Bless! Me ke aloha menemene, Debbie & Jimmy Nakayama ”
10 of 26 | Posted by: Debbie Nakayama - Aberdeen, MD

“Dear Louise and family, Kimble sounds like a wonderful person. My thoughts and prayers go out to you at this time. Remember to speak of him often and...Read More »
11 of 26 | Posted by: Jeannine Finton - Joppa, MD

“My thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. God Bless. ”
12 of 26 | Posted by: Ivy Morris - Albany, NY

“Liz and family, My sincere condolences go to you and your family. I hope you are able to find peace in this time of sorrow. Robin ”
13 of 26 | Posted by: Robin Hart - Stewartstown, PA

“Louise, I was so very sorry to hear about your loss. I pray that time will help you to find a place of healing in your heart. You are a very...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: Sally Osborn - Perryville, MD

“Louise, Words are never enough to comfort your soul and heal your heart at a time like this. I think you can be happy for the time that you and...Read More »
15 of 26 | Posted by: Wayne Kyle - Port Deposit, MD

“Dear Louise and family, I express, again, my sympathy to you and your family. I am sorry I will be unable to attend the service as we are...Read More »
16 of 26 | Posted by: Irmgarde Brown - Havre de Grace, MD

“Louise- I know words are never enough comfort-thinking of you and your children and hoping that your days get a little better to get through. ”
17 of 26 | Posted by: Kristine Perreault - Whiteford, MD

“Louise We are so very sorry. He was a gifted man in many ways but his family meant the most. Kimble will be missed. Our prayers are with you and the...Read More »
18 of 26 | Posted by: P McDonough - Minneapolis, MN

“My thoughts and prayers are with you Louise. As you may know I lost Marie last October so have an idea what you are going through. Allen ”
19 of 26 | Posted by: Allen Stratmann - Port Deposit, MD

“Please accept my condolences and know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. No matter how far away we have always been, you and your loved ones...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: Mary Kay Obrecht Starkey - Peoria, AZ

“Liz, My deepest condolences in the loss of your Father. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Hugs, Marge ”
21 of 26 | Posted by: Marge - York, PA

“Liz I will keep you and your family in my prayers. Your father must have been a very special man because you are a wonderful person that I am lucky...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Chrissy Law - Etters, PA

“Liz, My heart goes out to your family in your loss of a great man. Please take comfort in knowing that he will always be watching over your family...Read More »
23 of 26 | Posted by: Tammy - York, PA

“Wow Liz....your father led an impressive life with some remarkable achievements. You have been on my mind a lot the past few days and I pray that you...Read More »
24 of 26 | Posted by: Anna Deshong - York, PA

“My best friend Lizzy, I'm so very sorry about the loss of your Dad. He is with God now in a place of no pain and suffering and know that he is...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: Danielle Pitilis - Red Lion, PA

“Louise and Liz, I am so sorry to hear about Kimble. I hope everything goes well for you all and just know that I am thinking about you. If there is...Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: Sherrie Sommer - Delta, PA


KIMBLE JOHN ARMSTRONG, age 55 years, died on Thursday, May 27, 2010 in his home in Delta, Pennsylvania. He was the husband of Louise Ann (Obrecht) Armstrong with whom he had shared twenty-two years of marriage. Born on October 12, 1954 in Rochester, New York, he was a son of Robert Don and Joan M. (Van Scoyk) Armstrong of Abingdon, Maryland. During his teenage years, Kimble was awarded the Eagle Scout Merit Badge under the direction of Dr. Yockey for climbing seven mountains over fourteen thousand feet in just two weeks in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. After graduating from Bel Air High School in Bel Air, Maryland, he continued his education at Harford Community College in Bel Air, Maryland and Rets Technical Training Center in Baltimore, Maryland. Kimble worked for Harford Machine Shop in Joppa, Maryland where he was the manager for over ten years. He was then employed by Moxley Welding in Darlington, Maryland until his departure due to a work related injury in 1985. Kimble was a devoted father, taking his children on exciting adventures and excursions. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, and enjoyed crabbing on the Wye River, a branch of the Chesapeake Bay. A remarkable gardener, he was known to have a green thumb and able to grow just about anything. A reader of all types of literature, he especially enjoyed westerns, was a gifted wood craftsman, tile cutter/setter and adored his Bloodhounds, Pete and Katie. Kimble was a talented gunstock craftsman/ engraver, and a lifetime member of the NRA. His additional memberships included the American Legion Post #182 in Whiteford, Maryland and the Bel Air Moose Lodge #1952 in Forest Hill, Maryland. He is also survived by: Two children- Elizabeth Rose Armstrong of Stewartstown, Pennsylvania Robert Graham Armstrong of Delta, Pennsylvania Siblings: Wanda Wilkening and her husband, Arne of North East, Maryland Claudia Callis of Louisville, Kentucky Robin Carter and her husband, Douglas of Fallston, Maryland Matthew Armstrong and his wife, Dawn of Joppa, Maryland Russell Armstrong of Quakertown, Pennsylvania A memorial service will be held on Friday, June 4, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Harkins Funeral Home, 600 Main Street, Delta, Pennsylvania. Officiating will be Pastor Bob Hunter of Centre United Methodist Church, Forest Hill, Maryland. A private inurnment will be held in Centre United Methodist Church Cemetery, Forest Hill, Maryland. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to the Harford County Public Library Foundation, 1221-A Brass Mill Road, Belcamp, MD 21017.

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