Lorne "Peppy" Montag
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Passed away on July 2, 2020 at Innisfree Home surrounded by family at the age of 87. Cherished Husband of Shirley Montag of 68 years. Loving Father of Debbie (Marty), Brad (Margaret) and Randy (Janice). Dear Grandpa of Trisha (Mike), Jamie (Eyrn), Mark, Jacqueline (Phil) and great-grandpa to Charles, William and Michael. Predeceased by his parents Norman Montag and Mary Heintzman (Jerome Heintz- man), and his siblings Jerome, Claire, Victor, Eileen, Joyce, Geraldine and Shirley. He was a dedicated worker at Lear Corporation for 32 years and the post office for 6 years. Peppy loved hockey in particular the Toronto Maple Leafs and spending time with his grandchildren. He was a member and an usher at St. Mary's Catholic Church (Kitchener). A visitation and funeral service will be held for Peppy at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick Street, Kitchener, 519-749-8467, for the Montag families. A Christian burial will be held at Woodland Cemetery, 119 Arlington Blvd, Kitchener, for friends on Monday, July 6, 2020 at 11:20 a.m. As expressions of sympathy, donations to Innisfree House would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home). Visit www.henrywalser.com for Lorne's memorial. " Those we love don't go away, they walk beside us everyday. Unseen, unheard, but always near, still loved, still missed and very dear. Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory, no one can steal."

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Published in Waterloo Region Record on Jul. 4, 2020.
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July 5, 2020
"Peppy" was a co-worker of my Dad, Hugh Montgomery, at Lear. I echo Joan Snyder's reflection. My sympathy to the family. Hulene Montgomery
Hulene Montgomery
July 4, 2020
Pep was a good man and a great friend to my Uncle Martin. I always looked forward to seeing Pep. He will be missed by many. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.
John Daugherty
July 4, 2020
"Peppy" was a longtime Lear coworker and friend to all...never recall seeing him without a smile and always a gentleman! Condolences to Shirley and family!
Joan Snyder
July 4, 2020
Sorry to hear! Our thoughts are with Shirley and the family! Pep always had a smile! Bev & Rene Legault
Bev and Rene Legault
July 4, 2020
dear Randy sorry to here the passing of your dad.my deepest sympathies to you and your family during your time of sorrow.it was a long time ago that we used to play hockey on the field pond near williamsburg road in 1968.sincerely.randall patrick powers.
randall patrick powers
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