Kenneth R. Montgomery, 72
Kenneth R. Montgomery, 72, of Allegan passed away Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015, at Allegan General Hospital.
Mr. Montgomery was born Sept. 30, 1943, in Weston, W. Va., the son of Bacil and Raetta (Moore) Montgomery.
Ken was an accomplished carpenter who spent many years working for Roberts Construction out of Kalamazoo. He was a member of the Moose Lodge in South Haven and also loved to spend a lot of his time at Swan Lake in Allegan. He had a passion for dogs, old cars and boats.
Ken is survived by his loving wife Sharon; their four children, Jeffrey, Lori, Kelly and Matthew; eight grandchildren, Amanda, Tangela, Adrian, Spencer, Trevor, Casondra, Carter and Tinliegh; four great-grandchildren; one brother, Basil and Ann Montgomery; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his son Joseph and sister Cheryl Traken.
Friends may meet with the family at Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel on Saturday, Nov. 21, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at which time the funeral service will be held. The Rev. Fr. Alan P. Jorgensen will officiate. Private interment will be at Mallory Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123, https://donate.cancer.org/index.
Arrangements are being provided by Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel, www.gordenfuneral.com.