John G Armstrong
December 11, 1960 – September 2, 2020
JOHN GERARD ARMSTRONG December 11, 1960 – September 2, 2020 John passed away surrounded by loved ones, compassion and his dog Bentley on September 2nd 2020. John grew up in Everett MA surrounded by many close relatives and graduated from Everett High School in 1978 as class Valedictorian. John went on to receive the JFK national scholarship and attended Tufts University with a full scholarship graduating with a Batchelor of Science degree. Before pursuing his career in medical research, he worked in NYC and enjoyed his time there. He lived in Connecticut for many years with his best friend Richard who stood by him during his life’s journey. While in CT he worked with Bristol Myers Squib as a director and because of extended illness was on long term leave for many years. He also lived many years in Worcester and spent many summers in Provincetown MA which was one of his favorite places on earth. Everyone that knew John can remember his very boisterous laugh and the smirk on his face, he loved life in his own way and was a loving person. John leaves his devoted sister Frances Armstrong of Georgetown, MA, a sister Donna and husband Vincent Bono of Georgetown, MA, a brother James Armstrong of Plaistow NH, his devoted friend of almost 32 years, Richard McNally and his partner Kelly Lizotte, nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends and his very special and devoted caregivers who became very close to John, Aaron James Workman, Jason Sims, Juan Veloza and his hospice team at Vitas Healthcare, his nurse Linda, Melissa and Dr. Maria Rodrigues. A private celebration of John’s life will be held at a future date.