Allen “Butch” Armbruster

Born: 03/12/1944 Passed:

Allen “Butch” Armbruster

Allen “Butch” Armbruster, 72, passed away on March 30, 2016 at Hospice of VNS, surrounded by his family. He was a pipefitter at Ford Motor Company where he retired from after 28 years of service.  He was a member of the UAW Local 420.

He was a Veteran; he served in the Navy during the Vietnam Conflict. He was also a Mason and loved to work on his lathe in his garage.  He was a member of the North Coast Wood turners and Buckeye Wood turner’s clubs, and the Grand Lodge of F &A.M. of Ohio.

He loved to go fishing and spend time with family and friends.

He is survived by his wife Victoria of 52 years, sisters Kay Clark, Cynthia (Russ) Sayers, children Pam (Ray) Prunty, Roger (Kim) Armbruster, grandchildren Kyle, Claire, Ethan, and Audrey, and a multitude of nieces and nephews.

The American Legion Honor Guard will conduct a gun salute Saturday, April 2nd, at 1:45 pm in the parking lot of the Graham Rd. Baptist Church -705 Graham Rd., Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. A service celebrating Butch’s life will begin at 2:00 pm followed by a dinner which will be held at the church following the service.

A special thanks to the wonderful staff at VNS Hospice in Akron.

In Lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in his name to Akron General VNS Hospice Care- at 3358 Ridgewood Rd. Akron OH. 44333 330-344-6888. Condolences and special memories may be shared online at

Heritage Cremation Society



7 Tributes to Allen “Butch” Armbruster

  1. Roy & Jill Mosley says:

    Roger and Kim,

    Very sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing brother. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time.

  2. Lee says:

    A real friend and fun loving man who always looked at the bright side of life. He will be sincerely missed.

  3. Donald Small says:

    Victoria,and Family sorry for your loss.Had many good times with Butch growing up.

  4. Alan and Karen Stambaugh says:

    Vicki and family, we are sorry to hear about the passing of Butch. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  5. Gene and Sue Labut says:

    We will miss a wonderful friend and good person. We will remember all the great times we had- at the beach, in Az. parties, weddings. What stories and laughter. The world is a little dimmer. Our sympathy to Vickie and family

  6. Gene and Sue Labut says:

    we will miss a wonderful friend and good person. he was always ready with a smile and good ” Talking”. We will remember all the good times- at the beach, in Az. weddings, parties, card games. The world is a little dimmer. Our sympathy to Vickie and family

  7. Anonymous says:

    Vicki, just found out that your husband passed. I am so sorry for your loss. Fondly, Nancy Grafton

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