"Monty"March 2, 1939 - Feb 22, 2014 McLOUD Canute Montoya, Jr., "Monty," born on March 2, 1939, in Sante Fe, NM, passed away on Saturday, February 22, 2014, at 74 years old in his home, surrounded by his family. He resided in McLoud, OK with his wife, Patricia Montoya, for over 20 years. He retired from General Motors after 30 years of employment. He loved going to The Duck to visit with friends, camping, being outside in the barn listening to his music and spending time with his family. Monty is survived by his wife, Pat, of the home; and their six daughters and one son, twenty grandkids, eighteen great-grandkids, two brothers and one sister. He was preceded in death by mother, Tina Montoya; father, Canute Montoya, Sr.; brother, Jimmy Montoya; and son, Jimmy Welch. Family requested no service - they will have a celebration of Monty's life at a later date.

Published in The Oklahoman on Feb. 25, 2014