Carl Francis Montgomery, 82, of Trenton, passed away on Saturday in Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton.
Born in Trenton, Mr. Montgomery was a lifelong area resident.
He was a US Army Veteran during WWII, serving in the European Theatre of Operation and was also retired from the US Air Force Reserve. He was a 1940 graduate of Trenton Central High School and received a BS in Education from Rutgers University in 1954,
where he played Varsity soccer for two years.
He was an extensive traveler touring Europe and areas of the US and Canada many times.
In his early career, Carl was a tool and die maker at General Motors. After graduating from Rutgers, he was a school teacher until his retirement in 1983, with the Bristol Township (PA) School District, where he taught high school math and geography.
Predeceased by his parents, Otto and Anna Welde Montgomery, he is survived by his cousins, George and Bella Kerrigan, Carol and Irwin Kanode, John and Judy Kerrigan, Lawrence and Jill Kerrigan, Florence Helton Mizzell, Anna Welde Dawidowski, Carolyn and Rolf Peterson, George and Nancy Helton and several other cousins.
A Memorial Service will be announced at a later date.
Cremation and interment of cremated remains will be private.
There will be no calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, PO Box 2791, Trenton, NJ 08609.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Saul Colonial Home, 3795 Nottingham Way, Hamilton Square, NJ.