William Franklin “Biff” Armstrong III of Kingwood passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021, of a rare form of cancer.
Biff son of William F. and Janet Spiker Armstrong, he was born October 17, 1962. Biff was an avid hunter and outdoorsman. He was never happier than when he was in the woods at the family cabin and collecting his prize-winning photos and videos from his trail cameras. He was a faithful member of the First Presbyterian Church of Kingwood, where he served as elder.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Susan Mathena Armstrong, and two children, Jenny Armstrong of Elkins, WV, and Bill Armstrong and wife Grace of Morgantown, WV; his sister Amy and husband Randy Snyder of Kingwood; one niece, Rachel Rerek of Arthurdale, WV; and one nephew, Zane Rerek of Chicago, Illinois. He is also survived by his grandmother, Ruby Armstrong of Kingwood.
Biff was a graduate of Central Preston High School class of 1980 and held a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a specialization in Computer Science from Fairmont State University. He was employed by the Preston County Commission as Network Administrator.
Biff was a dedicated member of the Kingwood Volunteer Fire Department, where he served as President twice. For many years, he served the KVFD in the “meat room” in preparation for the Buckwheat Festival and volunteered at the monthly Fireman’s Breakfast.
Family and friends may be received at the Kingwood Community Building on 115 Brown Avenue for a celebration of life and service on Saturday, February 27, 2021 from 11am till 2pm the service hour with Reverend James Riggs officiating. Interment will follow at the Maplewood Cemetery.
Donations in Biff's name may be made to the KVFD.
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