Ron Armbrust went home to be with his heavenly Savior on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017, joining his beloved wife, Pat Armbrust, who recently predeceased him. Ronnie, known as "Big Pop" to his family, was Vice President of Construction Estimating for Lindsey Construction Company for over 30 years. He attended Louisiana State University, majoring in Architectural Engineering, followed by transfers to the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville and UALR33496, where he received a degree in Business. He entered the construction industry as a partner in his father's firm, E.E. Armbrust and Sons in North Little Rock. Ronnie specialized in the home building and commercial construction industries, building numerous Taco Bells throughout the South. Ron was a spiritual and steadfast man, known for his servant's heart and faithful adherence to his principles. Always true to his word, he was unwavering in his walk with the Lord and loyalty to his family and friends. He was born April 27, 1941 in North Little Rock, Ark., the son of E.E. and Ruby Armbrust. He is survived by children Dave Armbrust of Fayetteville; Druanne Stockland and husband Jim of Fayetteville; and, grandchildren, Ashley Porter and husband Ryne; Sara Beth and husband Mark Wright, and Brock Stockland all of Fayetteville; brother, Joe Armbrust of North Little Rock, and sister, Ruby Jean Schalchin of Conway. He will also be survived by a soon-to-be-born great-granddaughter, Charlee Katherine Porter, whom he already loved and was so excited about! A celebration of Ron's life will be held Friday, April 21 at 1 p.m. at Nelson-Berna Funeral Home on Crossover Road in Fayetteville. Dress is requested to be casual. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery. A gathering at the Elk's Club will follow the burial, and family and friends are all invited. To sign the online guest book please visit www.nelsonberna.com.
Published April 20, 2017