Joshua Alan Armon, 34

December 16, 1985 - November 9, 2020

Hastings resident Joshua Alan Armon entered eternal rest when he entered heaven on
November 9, 2020.

Services will be 2:30 p.m. Friday, November 13, at Peace Lutheran Church in Hastings
with Pastor Daniel Bremer officiating. Burial with military rites by Nebraska National
Guard Military Honor Guard will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Hastings.
The service will be live-streamed on Peace Lutheran Church’s website. The link for that
page is Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday with
family present at the funeral home, and one hour prior to service at the church.
Memorials may be given to Joshua A. Armon Memorial Fund to be designated for his
children's education or Peace Lutheran Church in Hastings. For the health and safety of
others face masks are required for those attending the visitation and funeral, your
cooperation is appreciated. Since there are material sharing restrictions, we ask that you
bring your own pen for signing the registration book or memorial envelopes. If you do
not bring one, we can do that for you. Private condolences may be sent to the family at Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is
serving the family.

Josh was born on December 16, 1985 in Grand Island, NE. to Rod and Julie (Mertens)
Armon. He was baptized on January 5, 1986, and confirmed on April 16, 2000, at St.
Paul’s Lutheran Church in Doniphan. His confirmation verse is 1 John 1:9: If we confess
our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all
unrighteousness. Josh graduated from Doniphan-Trumbull High School in 2004 and
attended Wayne State College in Wayne, NE.

SFC Armon enlisted in the Nebraska Army National Guard in 2005. He served most of
his military career with the 192nd Military Police Detachment. His current Unit of
assignment was with the 67th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade. SFC Armon deployed
three times to Afghanistan (2007-2008), Iraq (2010-2011), and to Qatar (2015). He
served in tough and stressful environments determined to serve our nation believing that
his service would make the world better for his family and friends. Josh served the
Hastings community as a police officer for the Hastings Police Department for 5 years.
He was an avid Husker football fan and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with
his friends and especially his family and children.

Josh was preceded by his uncle, Robbin Armon; grandfather, Robert Armon;
grandparents, Don and Alice Mertens; and father-in-law, Rich Perdew.

Josh is survived by:

Wife: Sara Armon – Hastings, NE

Children: Jamison Armon – Hastings, NE
Owen Armon – Hastings, NE
Emma Armon – Hastings, NE

Parents: Julie & Rod Armon – Westfield, WI

Brothers: Matt Armon – Hastings, NE
Aaron Armon – Lincoln, NE
Nathaniel Armon – Grand Island, NE

Sister & Spouse: Jessica & David Ernst (son-Jayden) – Green Bay, WI

Grandmother: Claudette Armon – Beaver Dam, WI

Mother-in-law: Kathy Perdew – Hastings, NE

Numerous Nieces, Nephews, other extended family, and many friends