Herbert Montis, Jr. Obituary

Herbert W. Montis, Jr.
Herbert W. Montis, Jr.
Herbert W. Montis, Jr.

December 11, 2004
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Waukee, IA
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Herbert W. Montis, Jr., 70, passed away on Saturday, December 11, 2004 at Mercy Medical Center of Congestive Heart Failure. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, December 16, 2004 at Grace United Methodist Church with burial at Resthaven Cemetery.

Herb was born in Des Moines where he was a lifelong resident, a graduate of North High School and a member of Grace United Methodist Church. Herb attended Drake University. He was an accountant and had worked for Hubbell Realty for 25 years. He also served in the Iowa Army National Guard. Herb was an avid bowler and a fan of the Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bulls, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Alice of Waukee; his sons, Bruce (Sheila) Montis of Waukee, Mark (Kim) Montis of Tampa, Florida, Eric Montis of Des Moines, Paul Montis of Des Moines; sisters, Helen Marie (Wayne) Taylor of Peoria, Arizona, Theresa (Denny) Lydon of Des Moines; nine grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by parents, Herbert Montis, Sr. and Helen, and a brother, Robert Montis.

The family wants to thank Iowa Heart, Mercy Coronary Care and Dr. Joel From for the special care they gave Herb. He was dearly loved and will be missed by family and friends.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Westover Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made in Herb's name to Grace United Methodist Church, American Heart Association or Iowa Heart Center.





Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Wednesday, December 15, 2004
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Grace United Methodist Church
3700 Cottage Grove
Des Moines, IA US 50311
Thursday, December 16, 2004
1:00 PM
Resthaven Cemetery
801 19th Street
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Thursday, December 16, 2004


American Heart Association
1111 Ninth Street
Des Moines, IA 50314