October 30, 1956 - May 3, 2016
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Randall “Stopsign” Armstrong
Randall passed peacefully, at home, surrounded by his family on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, at the age of 59. He will be dearly missed by so many. Much loved husband of Kim (Harrigan) and proud father of Lisa Mbugua (Paul), Nathan (Jude) and Strider (still looking). Cherished Papa/Grampa of Shayne, Jaycob, Connor, Mason and one on the way. Beloved son of Orma and the late Les, brother of: Steve (Deb), Kevin, Wendy (Jan), JoAnn (Tim), Lori (Bill), Royce, Shawn, Eric (Penny), Jenny (Chris) and their families. Son in-law of Ross and Shirley Harrigan, brother in-law of Bill (Eve), and their family. He will also be missed by a large circle of friends and extended family. During his boxing career Randy “Spider” Armstrong achieved the rank of Amateur Middleweight Champion of Ontario. Playing rugby Randall earned the nickname “Stopsign” for his exceptional tackling. Randall also had a passion for music and was the lead singer of the bluegrass band The Richmond Ramblers. He had a positive impact on many lives, treated everyone equally and made everyone around him feel comfortable and welcome. Randall had a unique sense of humour that could make anyone smile in any situation. Friends may visit at the
Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes,
3440 Richmond Road, Nepean
on Monday, May 9, 2016 from 5:00 – 9:00 pm. Condolences, or tributes may be made at www.tubmanfuneralhomes.com. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Randall always said, “The meaning of life is to help others.” – in lieu of flowers and donations, please take a moment to extend a helping hand to someone in need.