ArmstrongApril 1, 1929 - J an 25, 2013 OKLAHOMA CITY Dorothea (Tess) passed away on January 25, 2013, in Oklahoma City, OK. She was born April 1, 1929, in Idar-Oberstein, Germany. Tess came to the U.S. in 1959 after marrying Gerald Armstrong in Germany. She worked at Harris Meat Packing Company and retired after several years. Tess lived the last three years of life at Grace Living Center. She was preceded in death by her mother, Berta Wahl; sister, Dora Wahl; brother, Klaus Wahl. She is survived by Gerald Wahl, of Germany; sister-in-law, Virginia Lewis, of OKC; brothers-in-law: Karl Armstrong & wife Eve, of Wheatland, OK; and Billie Armstrong, of OKC; nieces, Elvonda Williams and husband Ron, and Rhonda Miller; and several other family members and friends. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. on Sunday, January 27, 2013, at Resthaven Funeral Home. A graveside ceremony will be held 2 p.m. Monday, January 28, 2012, in Resthaven Memory Gardens. To share condolences, please visit

Published in The Oklahoman on Jan. 27, 2013