Robert Monteith

Robert S., 89, of Ramsey, NJ passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at The Valley Hospital. He was the husband of the late M. Berenice Monteith who died in 1983. Robert was the son of the late Joseph and Jennie Monteith and was predeceased by his sister Harriet Keinath. He served proudly with the US Army during WWII and received a Purple Heart for injuries suffered. The world of banking was his choice of profession and he served many banking establishments over the years, with his last being as President of Ridgewood Savings Bank and a member of their Board of Directors. He was also a Past President of the Bergen County Chapter A.I.B. Ramsey was lucky to have a man that didn't mind being involved. He thanked his community by serving as Past President of The Ramsey Fire Department, The Ramsey Board of Education and The Ramsey Library. While his children were growing up he was also involved with Ramsey Little League, Scouting and the Ramsey Soccer Association. He is survived by his five children, Robert and his wife Claudia of Ramsey, NJ, William and his wife Mary of West Yarmouth, MA, Melissa and her husband Martin of Northampton, PA, Richard and his wife Dona of Mahwah, NJ and Gregory and his wife Fran of Ramsey, NJ. There are also his ten loving grandchildren; Scott Monteith, Robert Monteith, Laura Charecky, Michael Monteith, Phillip Hayduscko, Kristin Hayduscko and Katie, Lauren, Danny and Jenny Monteith. Not to be forgotten are his nine great-grandchildren who will also remember their "Pop-Pop" and "Big-Bob" with lots of love! Visitation will be held on Friday, September 6, 2013 from 2-8 PM with a service being conducted at 7 PM at the Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home, 109 Darlington Ave, Ramsey. Cremation will be private. Please send tributes, memories and condolences to

Funeral Home

Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home
109 Darlington Ave Ramsey, NJ 07446
(201) 327-0030
Published in The Record on Sept. 6, 2013