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Ben Montoya

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“you will always be my hero even if youre gone i know youre still protecting me ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Kelsie Marie Cottrill - NM

“Daddy- It's been almost four years since you left us and I still think of you daily. Life isn't the same without you and mama. You gave us so much...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Rita Montoya - Albuquerque, NM

“Grandpa, We love and miss you so much. ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: Jeff, Rose Dilon and Mikel Avila

“Dad . . . so many images come to mind whenever I speak your name; It seems without you in my life things have never been the same. Please always...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Dorothy Sisneros - Albuquerque, NM

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Ben was born on March 17, 1920 and passed away on Friday, March 16, 2007.

Ben was last known to be living in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

He was a U.S. Army veteran. Ben served in US Army. He was awarded Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Distinguished Unit Citation, American Defense Ribbon, WWII Victory Medal, American Theater Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbon, Philippine Defense Ribbon, Liberation of Philippines (awarded by the Philippine Army) and the American Ex-Prisoners of War Medal.

He is survived by his wife Mary.

Contributions in his memory can be made to Second Presbyterian Church, 812 Lomas Blvd., NE, Albq., NM 87102.

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