December 21, 1937 - April 8, 2020
Robert H. “Bob” Montgomery, 82, formerly of Mingo Junction, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2020, at Valley View Haven in Belleville, PA.
Born Dec. 21, 1937, in Mingo Junction, Ohio, he was a son of the late Benton and Ethel (Fisher) Montgomery. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Mary Ann R. (Takach) Montgomery and a brother, James F. Montgomery.
Bob is survived by one daughter, Mary K. (husband, Jeff,) Stanley of Irondale, Ohio; one son, Robert A. (wife, Alice,) Montgomery, of Lewistown, PA; two brothers, Thomas (wife, Joann,) Montgomery, of Weirton, WV and William Montgomery, of Myrtle Beach, SC; three grandchildren, Andrew, Julia and Rebecca Montgomery, all of Lewistown; and many nieces and nephews.
Bob graduated from Mingo High School, Mingo Junction, Ohio in 1955.
Bob worked at Nicholson’s Food Distributing Company in Steubenville, Ohio, from 8th grade until the time he was drafted.
He served in the U.S. Army at Fort Knox, KY from 1961 to 1963. After his discharge from the Army, he worked at Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corporation in Mingo Junction, Ohio, retiring as a roll provider, in 1997.
Bob will be remembered for his hard work, generosity, sense of humor, and loyalty to his entire family.
All services will be private and at the convenience of the family. Interment will be at Ft. Steuben Burial Estates, Steubenville, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Bob’s memory may be made to: Valley View Retirement Community, 4702 E. Main St, Belleville, PA 17004.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.wilsonfuneral homes.com.
Arrangements are under the care of Henderson Funeral Home, Belleville, PA and Blaschalk-Wilson Funeral Home, Mingo Junction, Ohio.