82 of Union, Kentucky passed away December 25, 2018. He was born December 7, 1936 to the late Virgil and Louise Armstrong. Ernie was a retired Horse Trainer having spent many years at Turfway and River Downs Race Tracks. He loved his family and enjoyed time spent with animals. Ernie is survived by his sister Marilyn Weiss; children Danny (Jean) Armstrong, Lisa Allen, Steve (Tracy) Armstrong and Rhonda Armstrong; 12 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; many extended family and friends. Ernie is also preceded in death by his brothers Frank and Gary Armstrong. A Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 29, 2018 from 10am until time of Funeral Service at 1pm. Burial will immediately follow in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens. Please visit www.floralhillsmemorialgardens.com to leave online condolences.