ARMSTRONG James W.
of Clarkston, passed away suddenly June 25, 2016 at 63 years of age. Loving soul mate and husband of Claudia (nee Elliott) for 13 years; beloved father of Jami Dittrich, Alex Armstrong, Andrew (Sonja) Armstrong, Samantha Artley and Michael Artley; grandfather of Sienna and Drew; dear son of Bill (Mary) Armstrong and Helen Armstrong; brother of Randy, Jan, and Steve (Teresa). Jim was founder, owner and operator of Performance Line Tool Center in Waterford for 28 years and had recently retired. His hobby and interest was his beloved Claudia and spending time traveling around the world and back together.
Family will receive friends Friday from 3:00-8:00 PM at our CLARKSTON location.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 2, 2016 at 11:00 AM at
COATS FUNERAL HOME – CLARKSTON, 8909 Dixie Hwy.
Going to miss that big booming voice and that gregarious personality at the tool store. Always a gentleman and professional
Miss you Jim
RIKON Power Tools
To the Armstrong Family,
Our most heart felt condolences for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the entire family.
Jim will be sadly missed by all of us at RIKON.
RIKON Power Tools.
to the Armstrong family I send my condolences and love. r.i.p Jim you will be missed
Our deepest condolences to the Armstrong family from Glenn Wing Power Tools. I'll miss our phone calls about business. Jim was a great source to bounce ideas off of and he was always willing share his resources. I loved his no nonsense style. We will all miss you "Big Jim"
Jim was a personal business friend for many years and he always was kind and thoughtful towards our business. We have a family business much like Performance was and we will miss his quick wit and his ability to make us all feel like a better person. Rest in Peace dear brother of ours from your family at Occidental Leather
Claudia, so sorry for your loss. I am keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.
Dennis and Jenifer Rachel
We were so sorry to hear of your loss. We please know we are praying for you and your family. We are praying that God comforts you at this time and bestows upon you peace that passes all understanding. Hugs and prayers. The Rachel's
Condolences to Jim's whole family, While I only have worked w/ Claudia this year, Jim's store is one of our fav.s & believe he was a BIG help for a number of my "off-beat" projects over the years.
Lots of good energy shared, coming back to your family.
Take care, Linda & Andy
Claudia and family,
You are in my prayers during this difficult time of loss. Our entire Keller Williams office is here to support you during this very hard time. We are so sorry for your loss.
Keller Williams Clarkston
Kevin and Monica Downey-KW Family
Claudia, So Sorry to hear about your loss. Words cannot express the emotions that you all must be going thru. Please know that we are lifting you and your family up in prayer.
Claudia & family,
Sending lots of hugs and prayers for you all! My sincere condolences to all of you. I'm thinking of you and praying for strength to get you through such a difficult time and continued strength for the time to come. I can't imagine what you're going through. XXOO, Rebeca Anderson
I'm so sorry for your loss. Gods grace will cover all of you. His hands will comfort you. Hes on eagle wings now forever with Jesus. We shall all meet again.??
My sincere condolences to you and your family and prayers of comfort during this difficult time.
My deepest condolences to you and your family Claudia. I saw this quote today and wanted to share;
"Unable are the loved to die. For love is immortality." - - Emily Dickinson
He lives on in your heart forever and always, may he rest peacefully in God's arms.
Terri Eshleman / JPW
I have worked with Jim for the last 15 years and enjoyed his laugh, nature and professional manner. I am so sorry for your loss. God bless you and your family. Sending prayers for peace in your time of need.
My Condolences To The Entire Armstrong Family... Jim Was A Great Guy And A Good Friend... I Enjoyed His Company And Spirited Political Banter Nearly Every Morning At Breakfast... He Will Be Sorely Missed By Us All...
My sincere condolences to you and your family and praying for comfort during this difficult time
Keith & Mara Mansfield
Claudia, We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Oh Claudia, I am so very sorry for your loss. It's not easy losing your soulmate, best friend and lover. Just know that he will always be by your side, always. You will get through this. You have many family and friends that will help you through this. My thoughts are with you, hugs!
Claudia, we are so sorry for your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. Please let us know if there is anything we can do!