his wife of 50 years, Martha; children, Melissa, Monty Jr. (Jana), Margaret Haydel (Robbie), and daughter-in-law, Kim; nine grandchildren; two great grandchildren; two sisters, Mildred and Murna; and two brothers, Maurice and Merlyn. Preceded in death by his son Michael; and brother, Matthew. Visitation will be at St. Gabriel Catholic Church on Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 9:00 a.m. with services at 11:00 a.m. conducted by Deacon Thomas Labat. Burial in the church cemetery. Ascension Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Please visit the online guestbook.