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In Memory of

Benjamin John Montez

April 17, 1924 - March 11, 2017

Obituary


Benjamin John Montez Sr., 92, of Pueblo went to be with the Lord on March 11, 2017. Ben served his country proudly in the Navy during WWII. After his time in the military he went to work for CF&I where he retired. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and most of all his family. He is preceded in death by his parents Estanislao and Amada Montez; his wife of 43 years Stella Montez; daughter Rosina Sanchez; son Ben Montez Jr.; Grandson Jason R. Romero; Granddaughter Genelle Delariva; and Brothers Tony, John, Jack, and Monte Montez. Ben is...

Benjamin John Montez Sr., 92, of Pueblo went to be with the Lord on March 11, 2017. Ben served his country proudly in the Navy during WWII. After his time in the military he went to work for CF&I where he retired. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and most of all his family. He is preceded in death by his parents Estanislao and Amada Montez; his wife of 43 years Stella Montez; daughter Rosina Sanchez; son Ben Montez Jr.; Grandson Jason R. Romero; Granddaughter Genelle Delariva; and Brothers Tony, John, Jack, and Monte Montez. Ben is survived by his two daughters Lorraine Molina and Stephanie (Ross) Romero; 12 grandchildren; 12 great- grandchildren, 10 great- great grandchildren; sisters Gloria (Phil) Silva and Dora Figueroa; Timme Gonzales; and numerous nieces and nephews. A viewing will be held at George McCarthy Funeral Home on Thursday March 16th from 3-7pm. A Rosary will be held at 9:30am on Friday March 17th at the Sacred Heart Cathedral with Funeral Mass to follow at 10:00am. Interment will be at Roselawn Cemetery. Online Condolences may be offered at: www.georgemccarthyfuneralhome.com