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Daniel James Armstrong

January 25, 1943 ~ Sept. 25, 2020

Daniel James Armstrong went to be with the Lord on Sept. 25, 2020. He was born in Burns, Oregon, on January 25, 1943. His family moved to the farm in Willowcreek in the late 1940s and then moved back to Burns so his dad could work at the sawmill. In 1960 they bought a small farm in Willowcreek and Dan graduated from Vale High School in 1962. Dan started working on ranches during the summers at age 14. His first job was working for Glen and Bridgie Sitz near Drewsey. He married Carol Duckworth not long after high school and they had one son, Richard Kypp Armstrong. Throughout his life he was happiest buckarooing for ranchers, riding the mountains, hunting pheasants with Roberto, Kypp and Jason, and hunting . . .