Obituary – Edward Armstrong
Edward Armstrong, of Locust Valley, NY, passed away on 12/19/2022 at North
Shore Hospital. Edward was born on November 24, 1934 to Frank Armstrong and
Margaret Kennedy in Mount Kisco, NY. In 1938, the family moved to Nassau
County where he later attended Glen Cove schools. In 1955, he was inducted
into the US Army where he served active duty for two years, and then in the
Reserves until 1963. He received a good conduct medal upon discharge.
Edward worked for ExxonMobil driving a fuel truck for many years.
In 1985, he moved two houses to his new homestead on Peacock Lane and
established Armstrong Farm where he raised laying hens, selling farm fresh
eggs to local businesses and customers for many years.
Edward was predeceased by his parents, his former wife, Eileen Casey and
his three brothers, Francis, Arthur, and Robert Armstrong . He is survived
by many nieces and nephews, including Blake and Nicole Armstrong who cared
for him in his home for several years.
Special thanks to Krystyna Bialecki for caring for Edward as his health
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Farmland
Trust. Info@farmland.org. 800-866-5170. Visitation will be at Whiting
Funeral Home in Glen Head, Tuesday, December 27, 2022, 6:00 to 8:00 pm.