Oklahoma Cemeteries Website
Click here to break out of frames
This information is available for free. If you paid money for a
subscription to get to this site, demand a refund.

Francis Leonard Armstrong
© Enid Morning News
Submitted by: Jo Aguirre

© Glenn

Gladys M. and Frank L. ARMSTRONG

Alva Cemetery

Alva Francis (Frank) Leonard Armstrong, 75, died Monday in a Kiowa hospital after a long illness.

The son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Armstrong, he was born September 6, 1898, at Lebanon, Missouri. He moved to Alva with his parents in 1901, and later moved to Aline where he attended Aline public schools. In 1915, he moved back to Alva.

He served in the Armed Forces in World War I and worked at the Alva post office until his retirement in 1957. He married Gladys Cox on December 4, 1920, in Cherokee. He was a member of the Alva American Legion.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Gladys, in March, 1973; his father, Frank; his mother, Rosa; two brothers, Bill and Edward and one sister, Clara.

Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Ben (Doris) Parsons of Enid, Mrs. Welton (Frances Jean) Foster of Wichita, Kansas, and Mrs. Orlie (Donna) Schwerdtfeger of Capron; 13 grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; four sisters, Mrs. Mary Magruder and Mrs. Emma Magruder, both of Wichita, Kansas, Mrs. N. J. (Vera) Strasvaugh of Alva and Mrs. Florence Rover of Shawnee Mission, Kansas; two brothers, Lawrence of Alva and Austin of Grand Prairie, Texas; several nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 10 AM Wednesday at the Wharton Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Edd Painter officiating. Interment will be in the Alva Municipal Cemetery. The casket will be closed during services.

A Surnames - Alva Cemetery
|Woods County Page|  |Home|

This page was updated: Sunday, 25-Feb-2018 07:51:48 CST
This site may be freely linked, but not duplicated in any way without consent.
All rights reserved! Commercial use of material within this site is prohibited!
© 2000-2020 Oklahoma Cemeteries

The information on this site is provided free for the purpose of researching your genealogy. This material may be freely used by non-commercial entities, for your own research, as long as this message remains on all copied material. The information contained in this site may not be copied to any other site without written "snail-mail" permission. If you wish to have a copy of a donor's material, you must have their permission. All information found on these pages is under copyright of Oklahoma Cemeteries. This is to protect any and all information donated. The original submitter or source of the information will retain their copyright. Unless otherwise stated, any donated material is given to Oklahoma Cemeteries to make it available online. This material will always be available at no cost, it will always remain free to the researcher.