Denise Marie Armstrong, 66, of Forest City, died Wednesday February 9th at the Regional Hospital of Scranton. She was the widow of Donald G. Armstrong, Jr., who died February 16, 2015.
Born in Hancock, NY, daughter of Georgianna Ellett Arnold, of Hancock, and the late Glenn E. Arnold, Sr., she was a graduate of Hancock Central High School, and she received her nursing degree at Luzerne County Community College. Prior to her illness, she was employed at the Forest City Nursing Center.
Also surviving are four sons: Brad Ellsworth, Forest City; Jared Ellsworth and wife Jessica, Milford; Kyle Ellsworth and wife Melissa, Apalachin, NY; Stephen Armstrong, Dickson City; one daughter: Ashley Armstrong, Browndale; three grandchildren: Bryson, Colton and Landon; a brother: Glenn Arnold, Jr., Hancock, NY; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be Thursday February 17th with a blessing service at 5:30 pm in the Jones & Brennan Funeral Home, 430 Main Street, Forest City. Spring interment, St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Forest City. Friends may call Thursday, from 4 to 6 pm.