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“Its been 11 years and 10 days since you were taken from us... I still speak of you all the time and think of you even more often than that.... You...Read More »
1 of 38 | Posted by: Shay Cotherman - Menasha, WI

“Hey Little Brother ....5 years ago today you left without the chance to say goodbye. No matter the amout of time - it still hasnt gotten easy as...Read More »
2 of 38 | Posted by: ~SIS~ - Appleton, WI

“3 yrs ago today you went away :- STILL thinking about YOU !!! Love You , SIS ”
3 of 38 | Posted by: Michele Griesbach - Appleton, WI

“Well, our first holidays without you :- Definately not the same!! TOO QUIET - even tho dad fired Sassy up and let her roar - LOL. We hope you,...Read More »
4 of 38 | Posted by: Michele & Jeff - Appleton, WI

“My Dearest Son, Two years ago, was the last time I saw you alive. I miss you so much . the pain is still so strong. It's so hard to go on without...Read More »
5 of 38 | Posted by: Carol.montonati - Appleton, WI

“My Dear Son, It's three months today since you left us, and I still can't get over the strong grief I feel. Sunday was Mothers Day, my worst...Read More »
6 of 38 | Posted by: Carol Montonati - App;eton, WI

“Happy Birthday little brother !!!! 33 -- my lucky number -- Wish you were here to share it with me :- Me and my girls are gonna bowl for #86 tonite...Read More »
7 of 38 | Posted by: Sis - appleton, WI

“To the Montonati Family: There are not words enough to thank you for the love and support you have shared with me. Loosing Tim is the most...Read More »
8 of 38 | Posted by: Vicky Calleja - Neehah, WI

“I just wanted to share my sympathy and deepest regrets with the Motonati family. I sincerly apologize for not being able to attend the funeral. Tim...Read More »
9 of 38 | Posted by: Amy Massey - Appleton, WI

“Paul VanBoxtel couldn't have said it any better regarding our memories of the many "get-togethers" with Tim. You know how certain songs bring back...Read More »
10 of 38 | Posted by: Lori & Randy Baumgart - WI

“Hey Little Bro --- 2 months ago today my world changed with a phone call !! You were taken from all of us and it hasn't been easy . It still hurts...Read More »
11 of 38 | Posted by: Michele - Appleton, WI

“so sorry for your loss and god bless. ”
12 of 38 | Posted by: allen graf - west allis, WI

“P.S. Tim, I forgot to tell you, Tanee misses you too. She mopes around, waiting for you to come rough house with her. She goes down stairs, and lays...Read More »
13 of 38 | Posted by: Mom - Appleton, WI

14 of 38 | Posted by: Lori & Randy Baumgart - WI

“Sorry to hear about Tim. After growing up with him and then being out of touch with him for so long, I ran into him at a bar and talked about racing...Read More »
15 of 38 | Posted by: Doug Klemp - Black Creek, WI

“Tim I'll never forget the rush you use to get from flippin on your 4-ways and repetitivly racing me to the hospital when I "thought" I was in labor...Read More »
16 of 38 | Posted by: Kristie Rood/Abel - Brillion, WI

“Timmy and Family, 1991-1994 Tim was a HUGE part of my life. Alot of my memories will rest with Tim till I meet him again. He is such a great man....Read More »
17 of 38 | Posted by: Shannon Cotherman/Hegner - WI

“To Our Beloved Son, Timothy, I Can't believe your gone from us so soon. I prayed and prayed for a son, and God gave us you. You had the most...Read More »
18 of 38 | Posted by: Mom & Dad - Apppleton, WI

“I just wanted to extend my sincerest condolences to the entire Montonati family. Tim was a great friend and an all-around terrific guy, and he will...Read More »
19 of 38 | Posted by: Sarah Hanson - Little Chute, WI

“I am so sorry to hear of you loss. Tim was a good man. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. ”
20 of 38 | Posted by: Amy Dorn domino - Appleton, WI

“I'm sorry to hear about Tim. It's so sad to see a great driver pass.. he'll be missed this season. -Kayla Schraufnagel Racing ”
21 of 38 | Posted by: Kayla - Beaver Dam, WI

“Dear Montonati Family, It's been quite a few years since Tim was at Black Creek Elementary School. Many of us have fond memories of Tim. We were very...Read More »
22 of 38 | Posted by: Mrs. Hoxtell and Black Creek Staff - WI

“My deepest condolences to Tim's family and friends. ”
23 of 38 | Posted by: Julie Genske - Neenah, WI

“Hey Little Brother, Tim and Uncle ---- You will forever be in our hearts and minds. Not a day will go by that we will not think of and miss you. ...Read More »
24 of 38 | Posted by: Jeff, Michele , Cole and Devon - WI

“To the Montonati Family, Just wanted to send you my prayers and to say that Tim was one heck of a guy. You know you had a good friendship with a...Read More »
25 of 38 | Posted by: Paul Van Boxtel - Menasha, WI

“Hey Cuz. I still find it hard to believe your gone. Even though we only spent the holiday's together, we sure had some fun ones!! I'm going to miss...Read More »
26 of 38 | Posted by: Julia Krull - Appleton, WI

“Tim and his family, You will always be in my heart and prayers. I really don't know what else to say as the pain is still there. LET'S GET...Read More »
27 of 38 | Posted by: Dan RadioManDan Deicher - WI

“It was always a joy to race with Tim at Powercom. He was a great competitor and person. He will be greatly missed. Bedker Racing ”
28 of 38 | Posted by: Matt Bedker - Beaver Dam, WI

“I was lucky to know Tim. I got to race against him, I think the most fun we had was hot laps & bumping & banging each other!! I got to hang out...Read More »
29 of 38 | Posted by: Jeff Jungwirth - Oshkosh, WI

“I know no words to truely express our sadness. We have all lost a great friend. He was always the person to call when you needed an ear. We will...Read More »
30 of 38 | Posted by: Sarah Bodoh - Appleton, WI

“To the Montonati family, my prayers and my heart go out to you in this sad time. I went to school and Tim and I were very good friends for many years...Read More »
31 of 38 | Posted by: Mike Rosera - Pensacola, FL

“Our sincere condolances go out to the family...Tim, we love you and miss you.... Brandon will never forget the time that you took him for a ride in...Read More »
32 of 38 | Posted by: Beth Mumford - Kaukauna, WI

“Sorry to hear that Tim has passed away, he was liked by everyone at the race tracks. He will be sadly missed. My condolences to the Montonati family. ”
33 of 38 | Posted by: Justin Luck - Beaver Dam, WI

“Our sincere condolances go out to the family...Tim, we love you and miss you.... Brandon will never forget the time that you took him for a ride in...Read More »
34 of 38 | Posted by: Beth Mumford - Kaukauna, WI

“to the montonaiti family, All our love and prayers to you, Tim was Always a big brother to me and I will forever miss him and his energy. All our...Read More »
35 of 38 | Posted by: michelle rosera - pensacola, FL

“Tim's motto in racing was "if you aint fast enough, get outta my way because I am, and I am on my way up to the front." And thats were he ended up,...Read More »
36 of 38 | Posted by: JASON FISCHER #53 - Poy Sippi, WI

“To the Montonati family you will be in our thoughts and prayers. Tim will be missed greatly from everyone in our crew. ”
37 of 38 | Posted by: The Frelich Family #88 modified - WI

“Our family wishes to send the Montonati family our condolences. The kids always enjoyed being with Tim, we all will miss him. Mike,...Read More »
38 of 38 | Posted by: Mike Rosera - Pensacola, FL

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Montonati, Timothy M.

Age 31, passed away as a result of a motor vehicle accident on Saturday, February 18, 2006. Tim was born in Appleton on March 29, 1974, the son of Truman 'Tony' and Carol Kiser Montonati. His passion was stock car racing and he won many events. Tim also enjoyed building stock cars, hunting with his father and nephew, fishing with his daughters, NASCAR ' especially Dale Ernhardt and roughhousing with family 'woofie,' Tanee. He was very proud of his daughters: Bailey was the only girl on the POP Warner football team and Tia Marie was a straight 'A' honor student. Tim was also taking his nephew, Cole under his wing to be his race partner in the 2006 season. Tim will be greatly missed by his parents, Tony and Carol; his two daughters, Tia Marie and Bailey; sister, Michele Jeff Griesbach; maternal grandparents, Clyde Betty Kiser; two nephews, Cole and godson Devon Griesbach; aunts; uncles; other relatives, many friends and racing friends and fans. Tim was preceded in death by his two sisters, Renee and Hope; paternal grandparents, Aldo 'Shorty' Esther Montonati and great-grandmother, Esther 'Nana' Tauzin. The funeral service will be held at 6:00 p.m., on Tuesday, February 21, 2006 at WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME. Visitors will be received at the funeral home on Tuesday, February 21 from 4 p.m. until the time of service. The interment will be held at Highland Memorial Park, Appleton. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established.

537 North Superior Street
Appleton 920-739-1231

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