Theda M. Montgomery

Boonville- Theda M. Montgomery, 99, the widow of Arthur, passed away on June 17, 2019 at Sunset Nursing Home, Boonville.

She was born on January 3, 1920 in Port Leyden, N.Y. a daughter of George and Hazel Hoage Thayer. Theda grew up in the Port Leyden area and on July 5, 1957 in Melrose PA, she married Arthur M. Montgomery. For many years the couple lived on Main Street and then moved to Ford Street. Arthur died April 12, 1999.

Surviving are her three children, Lon Anna, Boonville, Duane and Ruth Anna, Jacksonville, Florida, Charlene Montgomery, Buffalo, N.Y.; four grandchildren, Burgundy and Roberto Vero, Kelly Snyder, Jason and Judi Anna and Shawn and Marketta Anna; ten great grandchildren, Jason Jr., Jacob, Caleb, Arya, Sienna, Natalie, Madison, Bella, Kahlan and Emily. She was predeceased by two sons, Ronald and Bruce, a sister, Harriet Thayer and a brother, Dayton Thayer.

A special thanks to Sunset Nursing & Rehabilitation Center staff, nurses and aides for the excellent care she received for the past seven years. Also an extra special thanks to Sue and Barb who took extra special care of our mother, we thank you.

Theda’s funeral will be held on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Mills Funeral Home, 301 Post Street, Boonville, NY with Father Thomas Ward officiating. Calling hours will be on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. For an online message of sympathy please go to

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