Loren W. Montanye

Loren W. Montanye, age 96, of Gloversville, passed away on Thursday, January 24, 2013, at the Wilkinson Resident Healthcare Facility, Amsterdam, after a long illness.

He was born on June 18, 1916, in Johnstown, a son of the late Ervin Montanye and Delia Hayward Montanye.

Loren was employed for many years as a Night Watchman at Milligan & Higgins in Johnstown. He was a member of the Church of God in Schenectady and was an avid fisherman and farmer.

On July 10, 1953, he was united in marriage to Sarah Person Montanye, who passed on May 10, 1979.

Mr. Montanye is survived by his two daughters Karolyn (John) Miller and Sarah Lorraine Montanye, one brother Roger Montanye and several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was predeceased by his siblings James Montanye and Eleanor Baker.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Monday, January 28th, at the A.G. Cole Funeral Home, Inc., 215 East Main Street, Johnstown with Dr. Rev. R.W. Williams officiating. Friends and relatives may call one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Interment will follow at Ferndale Cemetery, Johnstown.

Memorial contributions in Loren’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 440 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205 or to the Church of one’s choice.

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