Charles P. Armstrong
Charles P. Armstrong
  • April 8, 1951 - October 5, 2017
  • Clifton, Virginia

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Charles “Chip” Armstrong, 66

of Clifton passed peacefully on October 5.

He loved God, his family, and the Redskins.

Born in San Francisco in 1951 to a military

family, his youth was spent in Japan,

Panama, Texas, and Kansas before settling

in Northern Virginia.

After graduating from the University of

Virginia, he devoted much of his

professional career of more than 40 years as

a CPA with Equitable Life and other

insurance companies. He would spend the

last 14 years as chief financial officer for

Johnston McLamb, an IT solutions company

in Chantilly prior to the company’s sale and

his retirement.

In “retirement” he was a teacher’s assistant

at London Towne Elementary School. He is

survived by his wife of 42 years, Paula (nee

Allen) Armstrong, their son Jaycen

Armstrong (Joyce), daughters Corinne

Kinnie and Coral Gallivan (Richard), eight

grandchildren and his sister Courtlyn

Gorski, stepbrother Tod Hale, and stepsister

Betsy Horn.

Services will be held on Monday, October 9

at 10:30 am at St Andrew the Apostle

Catholic Church. 6720 Union Mill Road,

Clifton, VA 20124. Interment to follow at Fairfax Memorial Park 9900 Braddock Road Fairfax, VA 22032. There will be a reception at the Armstrong family home immediately following services. In lieu of flowers

donations may be made to St. Andrews