Richard Tad Armstrong, 65, of Payson, died Feb. 4, 2005. He was born May 23, 1939 in Sacramento, Calif.
Mr. Armstrong was an active member of the Payson Moose Lodge, and was an avid fisherman who enjoyed camping with his children.
He is survived by his sons, Rory Armstrong of Phoenix, Justin Armstrong, currently in Iraq, Joseph Armstrong of Florence, and Jim Stewart of Tucson; daughter, Vicki Stewart of Payson; sister, Debra Stark of Phoenix; brother, Bill Armstrong of Payson; 12 grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and June Armstrong; and daughter, Tory Armstrong.
A memorial service will be at 1 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 13 at the Payson Moose Lodge.
Arrangements handled by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.