Traverse City Record-Eagle


April 27, 2014

Keith St. John Montgomery

EAST LANSING — Keith St. John Montgomery passed away peacefully on April 24, 2014, at the age of 86. Keith was born May 23, 1927, in Chicago, Ill., to Kenneth and Marie (St. John) Montgomery.

He served his country in the U.S. Army, was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather and was generous and loving in every way.

He loved to garden and enjoyed his dog, Tally.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Roger.

Surviving are his wife of 66 years, Rosalind; daughters, Susan Montgomery, Carol Brito and Joyce (Ed) Thompson; son, Bruce Montgomery; four grandchildren, Emily Tobin, Alexandra Brito, Rachel Montgomery and Audrey Montgomery; brother, Ralph (Pat) Montgomery; sister-in-law, Connie Montgomery; nieces, Nancy Harper and Janet Turner Pflaum; and many extended family members.

In accordance with Keith’s wishes, no services will be held at this time.

Those desiring may make contributions to Interlochen Center for the Arts, 4000 Hwy. M-137, Interlochen, MI 49643, or the charity of one’s choice in memory of Keith.

Online condolences may be made at

The family is being served by Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, East Lansing.

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