Long-time Darien and Rowayton resident, Robert Dean Armstrong, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 12, 2017. Born July 8, 1932, in Omaha, Neb., he was the son of the late Harold Scaife Armstrong and Louise Palmer Armstrong. Bob spent his early years in Des Moines, Iowa; Wilmette, Ill.; and Old Greenwich, Conn. He graduated from Choate Rosemary Hall and The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Bob began his career with American Bankers Association, ultimately becoming the Director of Automation, and was on the team that established the CUSIP number. He was an Executive Recruiter with Boyden Executive Search, Coopers & Lybrand as well as founding his own firm, Armstrong & Company.