Robert “Monty” McRae Montgomery III

Published 1:59 pm Thursday, August 11, 2022

SUFFOLK – Robert “Monty” McRae Montgomery III, 68, passed away at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with his wife by his side on Aug. 10, 2022. Monty was born in Victoria, Virginia and was the son of the late Robert Mcrae Montgomery Jr. and June Gee Montgomery.

Robert “Monty” McRae Montgomery III

Monty was a former resident of Newport News and a graduate of Frederick Military Academy. He was a retired railroad engineer for Norfolk Southern Railroad. Monty could do anything. He was a fisherman, welder, carpenter, accomplished drummer and animal lover. Monty loved people and was a loving father and friend.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 15 years, Michelle Vick Montgomery; a daughter, Dylan Montgomery Ramirez; two sons, Davis Ramsey and Michael Ramsey; five grandchildren, Rosalee Ramirez, Lucas, Owen, Lily, and Ava Ramsey.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20 in Wright Funeral Home in Franklin with the Rev. James Lewis officiating. Memorial donations may be made to Autism Society,, 6110 Executive Boulevard Suite 305, Rockville, Maryland 20852.