Ruth Lynn Amott Armstrong passed away on Thursday April 22, 2021 following a long, courageous battle with polycystic kidney disease and diabetes. She was born March 29, 1951 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Richard W Amott and Donna M Nye Amott.\nShe graduated from Viewmont High School in Centerville, Utah in 1969. She worked at Grand Canyon National Park where she met her future husband, then attended BYU, later transferring to Southern Utah State College (SUU) where she graduated in 1975. She married J Donald Armstrong on August 7, 1975. They settled in Payson, Utah and raised three wonderful children.\nShe had several creative talents which included playing the piano, crocheting beautiful afghans, sewing, and baking. She had a very sweet testimony of her Savior and of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.\nShe is survived by her husband of 45 years, J Donald; children, Shannon, Shane (Paige), and CJ; grandchildren: Jax, Layla, and Olivia; her mother, Donna M Amott; and her sisters: Peggy (Gordon) Bywater, Linda Jensen, Connie Calo, and Carla (Craig) Bentley. She is preceded in death by her father, Richard W Amott; and brothers-in-law: Jon B Jensen and Edward V Calo.\nViewing and funeral services will be held at the Payson South Stake Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints building located at 650 W 800 S, Payson, Utah on Friday April 30, 2021. A viewing will be held prior to the services from 10am to 11:30am. Funeral will be held at 12pm. Burial will be held on Monday May 3, 2021 at 11:00 am at the Cedar City Cemetery located at 685 N Main Street Cedar City, UT. \n\nTo plant Memorial Trees in memory of Ruth Lynn Amott Armstrong, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.