Hubert "Hubie" Alvin Montag, 67, passed away Thursday, June 21, at St. Luke’s Medical Center.
Hubie was born in St. Lawrence on Oct. 6, 1944, to Raymond and Bertha (nee Mueller) Montag. He married Carol Dietenberger on Feb. 15, 1969, at St. Kilian Catholic Church in Hartford.
Hubie retired in 2009 after working in the outboard marine industry for over 50 years. He was active in the American Legion, serving as county and Hartford Post commanders. He enjoyed bowling and attending flea markets, and loved relaxing in his favorite chair in front of the TV.
Hubie is survived by his wife, Carol; his sons Eric (LeAnn) of Weston and Christopher (Karen) Slinger; three grandchildren, Nicole, Jacob, and Nathan. Brothers and sisters Patricia Dueno, Marion Sage, Margaret Les Monde, Thomas Montag, Kathleen Persha, Raymond (Kathy) Montag, Anthony Montag, Frederick (Mary) Montag, Lucy (Jim) Campbell, William (Cindy) Montag, Joan Richardson, Christine (Jon) Zommers, and Suzanne (Dan) Knutson. He is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by his parents, sister Rita Theisen, and brothers- and sisters-in-law.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 26, at 7 p.m. at St. Kilian Catholic Church, 264 W. State St., Hartford, with the Rev. David LaPlante officiating. Family will greet relatives and friends for the visitation from 4-7 p.m.
Memorials to a charity of one’s choice appreciated.
Special thank you to every one of the Aurora Medical staff in the Hartford ER and the St. Luke’s CICU, as well as the Hartford P.D. and EMS for all of your help.