Doris Lee Armitage, 87, of Kansas City, Missouri, passed away on November 17, 2018 at St. Luke’s Hospice House in Kansas City. A visitation is scheduled from 9:30 – 10:30 AM on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at Langsford Funeral Home in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. Funeral service will be at 10:30 AM. Burial will follow at the Lee’s Summit Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the St. Luke’s Hospice House.
Doris was born on March 19, 1931 in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. She was married to Thomas J. Armitage for 37 years until his death in 1990. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was a friend to many. People were always drawn to her goodness, kindness, and smile. She loved to read and do crossword puzzles.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas J. Armitage; daughter, Tina B. Armitage; parents, Claude F. and Velma D. (Branton) Barnes; and son-in-law, Danny Heldenbrand.
She is survived by her daughter, Linda Lee (Armitage) Kalivas, M.D. (James, M.D.); daughter, Ann Elizabeth (Armitage) Heldenbrand; son, Steven Thomas Armitage (Anne); daughter, Kristi Kay (Armitage) Fugitt (Jeff); and daughter, Lisa Lynn Armitage; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.