James J. Montague
- June 21, 2012
- Lake Elmo, Minnesota
of James' Passing
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“What a Friend in Deed - When in Need! Jim was always there to answer any of our questions about our Swifts, We will surely miss him. Love &...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Larry Rengstorf, SMSgt, USAF, Ret - CA
“Marianne, my hart goes out to you and the girls. Your family, and Jim will always be in my hart. We have all lost a great person.
2 of 21 | Posted by: Jimmy Williams - Venice, FL
“Jim....a big brother...someone to look up to in so many ways. He was always a mechanic at heart, a pilot , a story teller , truly he will be missed...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: Mary Ann Valdez - San Antonio, TX
“From the first time I started asking Jim lots of questions before I purchased my Swift (and how patient he was with me!) to loaning me parts needed...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Karl Johanson - San Diego, CA
“Jim was one of the kindest men I've known... always there to help with a Swift problem or question. His knowledge and commitment to the Swift will...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Don & Annie Thomson - Salem, OR
“My only wish is that I was not out of town that weekend.
6 of 21 | Posted by: Patrick Moore - W.B.TWP, MN
“Monty made taking care of my toy so much easier and always made me feel good even when he must have been answering the same question for the...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Jared (Jed) Smith - CA
“We met Jim while on temporary assignment in MN 20 years ago. We had both our Swifts there and will always remember Jim's help and advice. Godspeed...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Rick & Lana Stroud - New Market, AL
“When I was about to purchase my first Swift airplane, I was given the name of two people to talk to -- Bud England and Jim Montague. Sadly, now both...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Steve Roth - Madison, VA
“I'm so sorry for your loss. Jim was gentleman and such an asset to all of the Swift pilots. He was a great member of the Swift Association, and he...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Paula Neal - Dayton, OH
“Ann-Marie and Family, Im sorry for your loss. The memories are the most precious. They will help you through these difficult times...hugs to you all....Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: Dianna Markuson - Farmington, MN
“Margy and family, so sorry for your loss. I LLlost my dad 2 years ago. Tough year! If you need to talk, e-mail me and I will call you. Bless you and...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Shelley Welch - Browntown, WI
“so sorry to hear of your loss Margy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. The Hansons
13 of 21 | Posted by: tamie handson - madison, WI
“My condolences to the entire family. Jim will be missed.
14 of 21 | Posted by: Debra Montague - Wheaton, IL
“To Aunt Marianne, Margy, Ann-Marie & Mary Lynn and the rest of the family, our sincerest condolences on Jim's loss. I will always remember him as the...Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Carole Montague Buckwalter & David - VA
“We will all miss you grandpa.Thank you for the sign and other things from your barn, all of the things are displayed in my room. I remember that...Read More »
16 of 21 | Posted by: Drew Supina - Lake Elmo, MN
“Jim will be greatly. missed by all of us. My love and sincere sy.mpathy goes out to his wonderful family.
17 of 21 | Posted by: Susan Supina - AZ
“Jim could tell you the complete history of any Swift in existence. Without his guidance and expertise, my Swift would never have been restored to...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: Mick Supina - Prescott, AZ
“My prayers for your family in the loss of your husband, father and grandfather
19 of 21 | Posted by: Carol Moore - Blaine, MN
“Thought and prayers to your family. If we can do anything for your family-let me know. Love- The Cologgi's
20 of 21 | Posted by: Robin Cologgi - MN
“Prayers go out to you and your family Ann.
21 of 21 | Posted by: Lynn Purcell - Minnetonka, MN
Montague, James J. "Jim" Loving Husband, Dad, Grandpa Age 73 of Lake Elmo passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on June 21, 2012. Survived by devoted wife of 53 years Marianne; daughters Margy (Glenn) Carpenter, Ann (Tom) Conway, Mary (Andrew) Supina; grandsons Logan, Drew, Matt, and Dane; siblings Mary Ann (Manuel) Valdez, Paul (Joan), and Mark (Judy). Jim loved sharing his knowledge of airplanes with his good Swift buddies at Lake Elmo Airport. Mass of Christian Burial Saturday 11:00 AM at THE CHURCH OF ST. CHARLES 409 3rd St N, Bayport. Interment St. Michael's Cemetery. Visitation Friday (TODAY) from 5-8 PM at BRADSHAW CELEBRATION OF LIFE CENTER 2800 Curve Crest Blvd, Stillwater (NW corner of Hwy 36 and Co Rd 5) and one hour prior to Mass at the church.