Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home for Funerals

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Scott "Army" Armstrong

January 19, 1960October 1, 2019

Scott "Army" Armstrong, 59, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at Hospice Home. He was born January 19, 1960 in Bremen, IN and was a Columbia City Joint High School 1978 graduate. Scott worked in Network Operations for CRST. He enjoyed spending time with his family and was an avid Pittsburg Steelers Fan. Golfing with Derrick, Paul, and Scottie was one of his favorite ways to spend time with friends. Surviving Scott are his wife, Karen (Neuhauser) Armstrong; father, Donald Armstrong of Columbia City; sister, Theresa Curry of Columbia City; and his nephews, Matthew (Melanie) Curry and Joshua (Anna) Curry, and their families. He was preceded in death by his mother, Rosalie (Williams) Armstrong. A memorial service will take place at 2:00 PM on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at The Chapel, 2505 West Hamilton Road S, Fort Wayne, IN 46814 with a gathering and sharing time from 11:00 AM until the service. Contributions in Scott's memory may be made to Honor Flight of NE Indiana. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.elzey-patterson-rodakfuneralhome.com for the Armstrong family.


  • Honor Flight of NE Indiana


  • Gathering and Sharing Saturday, October 5, 2019
  • Memorial Service Saturday, October 5, 2019


Scott "Army" Armstrong

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Jeff Brenneman

October 8, 2019

Don,Theresa, and Family

Very sorry for your loss. Scott was a great competitor and a good friend. From the Columbia Twp Blazers to the Eagles, we had some good runs on the athletic field. He will be missed. Jeff and Joyce Brenneman

Cheryl Zimmerman

October 7, 2019

Uncle Don, I wish I could have been there for you and karen and Theresa and the rest of our family Saturday ...i cant put into words how sorry I am this has happened for I know how loved he is ..my heart is broken for you all and for the pain I know you all are feeling.....such a great loss to our family ... I love you and I'm thinking of you and praying for you all..... Cheri.

Craig Jones

October 4, 2019

Don, Theresa and family.
Our prayers go out to you for you loss. Scott was Good friend in high school. So many memories of playing football with him. We are thinking of you in this time of loss.
Craig Jones
Paige (Jones) Harvey

Carmen and Andy Lowe

October 4, 2019

To Don and family,
Our deepest condolences go out to you and your family during this time of mourning. You were a mentor to my father as a coach (class of 77) and an amazing Big Brother to work with during my time at Big Brothers Big Sisters. No one was more deserving than you for the Big Brother of the year award. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers, Don.
Andy and Carmen (his daughter) Lowe

Tim Martin

October 4, 2019

I was very sorry to here about Scott. I am a manger at one of the STI distribution centers that Scott was in charge of. We have worked with each other for over 20 years. Scott was good friend and he was always willing to help me. I truly will miss him. May God be with you and your family in this very trying time.

Sharon Carr

October 4, 2019

So very sorry for your loss Karen. We had no idea Scott was so sick
My heart breaks for you, but I know you will be ok as you are strong and God will be with you. We will keep you in our prayers. We love you very much.

Jody Nix-Young

October 3, 2019

Theresa and Family
My deepest condolences for your loss. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers

David Lambert

October 3, 2019

Coach, So sorry for the loss of your son! I can remember him running around our practice field. He had a ton of energy. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. We are so sorry for your loss. He was special! Lots of love, Deb and Dave Lambert

Chuck Thomson

October 3, 2019

Coach, I am taking the liberty--with Kit's permission--to speak on behalf of the '66 Eagles. We extend our deepest condolences to you, Karen and the family. Scott was, and always will be, an honorary member of that great team. Godspeed, Scott.

Becky Meyer Beery

October 3, 2019

Don and Theresa, my hearts aches for all of you! I have such fond memories of Scott, he was always friendly and a warm smile. Cancer has touched our lives way to often! I do believe Scott walked through the gates of Heaven and waiting for him was his beautiful Mom. And to Scott’s wife, I do not know you but you have to be wonderful for Scott chose you ~ I’m so sorry for you! God bless you all ~ in my thoughts and prayers!