Lifelong Southold Town resident Paul William Armstrong of Orient died Oct. 6. He was 26.
He was born Dec. 23, 1988, in Riverhead to Heather (Hands) and Paul Allen Armstrong and attended Greenport High School.
Mr. Armstrong worked for Horton Dredge and Dockbuilding. Family members said he loved spending time at the beach; enjoying clamming, fishing, swimming, kiteboarding and kayaking with his dog Roxy. They also said he was always willing to lend a “helping hand” to those in need.
Mr. Armstrong is survived by his father; his mother; his sisters, Clarisse, of Greenport and Allison of Orient; his brother, William, of Orient and his significant other, Rachael Bofinger.
The family will receive visitors Tuesday, Oct. 13, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport, where a service will be officiated by Pastor Garret Johnson.
Memorial donations may be made to Peconic Land Trust, P.O. Box 1776, Southampton, NY 11969.