Peter Armington.


Peter Z. Armington, 80South Dennis - Peter Z. Armington, 80 of South Dennis, MA passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on March 17, 2014, after a sudden illness.Peter was born and raised in Needham, MA. He graduated from Needham High School and attended Brown University before joining the army to serve in the Honor Guard during the Korean War. Peter worked for many years in the shoe merchandising business retiring from J. Baker as Vice President of Marketing. He lived for many years in Hopkinton, MA, where he raised his children, taught Sunday school, coached baseball and played an active role in local politics, eventually serving as Chairman of the town Finance Board.Peter was happily married to Anne Healy Armington (MacDonald) for 21 years. They lived in Hanover, MA prior to retiring to Cape Cod. Together they enjoyed painting, visiting museums and going to the movies. Peter also enjoyed playing tennis and pursued his love of writing, successfully publishing a mystery novel "The Rental".Peter is survived by his wife Anne. Their wonderful union brought two families of grown children together enabling many grandchildren to follow. Peter leaves his children Mark Armington and his wife Nancy of Leicester; Matthew Armington of Worcester; Marcy Ann DeRagon and her...

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