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William C. "Bill" Montgomery

October 19, 1944 ~ January 27, 2021 (age 76)


     William C. “Bill” Montgomery, 76, of Woodsfield, Ohio passed away Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at the Genesis Hospital, Zanesville, Ohio.

     He was born at West Union, West Virginia on October 19, 1944 a son of the late Ora Montgomery and Bertha Virginia Cottrill Montgomery.

     Bill was a retired employee of the former Ormet Corporation, Hannibal, Ohio. He honorably served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Cuban Crisis. He was also a member of the V.F.W. Post 5303, Woodsfield, Ohio and the Fraternal Order of Eagles, Woodsfield, Ohio.

     In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Rella Dawson; four brothers, Robert, Jerry, Kenneth and Walter Montgomery.

     Surviving are his wife, Doris J. Moore Montgomery whom he married on July 3, 1966; two sons, William Monte (Kathy) Montgomery of Newcomerstown, Ohio, Richard Alan (Erin) Montgomery of Zanesville, Ohio; one sister, Mary Lou Dawson of Pennsboro, West Virginia; two brothers, John Montgomery of Pennsboro, West Virginia, Glen Montgomery of West Union, West Virginia; three grandchildren, Alex Montgomery, Zoey Montgomery and Emma Montgomery.

     There will be no visitation. As per Bill’s request, a cremation will take place with inurnment at a later date in Oaklawn Cemetery, Woodsfield, Ohio.

     Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Watters Funeral Home, Woodsfield, Ohio.

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Inurnment to be held at the convenience of the family.

Oaklawn Cemetery
Oaklawn Avenue
Woodsfield, Ohio 43793

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