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In Loving Memory of Lt. Col. Raymond Harvey Armstrong USAF (Ret.)

June 14, 1937 – April 28, 2021


Last updated 5/11/2021 at 3:42pm

Raymond Harvey Armstrong, 83, of Fountain, Colorado, passed away April 28, 2021, at Memorial Hospital.

He was born June 14, 1937, to Howard and Edith Armstrong.

Raymond joined the Air Force at age 16. He was a fighter pilot and instructor. After 33 years he retired as Lieutenant Colonel. During Raymond's esteemed career, he was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Air Medal, Distinguished Presidential Unit Citation and many more.

Later in life he became a teacher and taught economics and math.

He is survived by his wife and five children.

Funeral and graveside services were held on Monday, May 10, 2021, in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

The funeral and graveside services were streamed live. The links to watch the recordings are located under Raymond's obituary in the events section on The Springs Funeral Services website:

For Raymond's full obituary, please visit


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