HARRISBURG – DrexEllen “Drex” Armstrong, 71, of Rochester, formerly of Harrisburg, passed away Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, in Memorial Medical Center. She was born Oct. 19, 1945, in Harrisburg, the daughter of Carl Drexel and Mary Ellen (Johns) Beggs. She married David Armstrong on May 4, 1974, in Harrisburg. Drex graduated from U. of I. in 1967, received her master’s in 1968 from SIUC, taught school in Paxton for five years and […]