Rolla M. MonteeJanuary 29, 2018
Rolla M. Montee died peacefully on January 28, 2018.
He was born on October 15, 1932 in Crawford Co, near Alma, Kansas the son of Rolla R. and Maurine (Hoffman) Montee.
He graduated from Washington High School in Racine, WI in 1950. He married Janice Koch on September 17, 1955 in Milwaukee, WI. She survives him. They became parents to: Victoria (John-deceased) Stokes, Pamela Montee, Linda Montee and Paul Montee
They moved from Racine, WI to Prophetstown, IL in 1966, where he worked for Micro Gear. He left Micro Gear in 1969 to start his own business, LaMont Gear in Rock Falls. He retired in 2006 from the business.
He enjoyed time with family, golfing, Cajun & blue grass music, yard work with his John Deere riding mower.
He was a member of the Rock Falls Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses.
There will be no scheduled funeral or visitation. Cremation rites will be accorded, with arrangements by McDonald Funeral Home, Prophetstown.