Monteith, Russell Thomas of St. Thomas, passed away on Saturday, July 13th, 2019,
at the Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital, at the age of 72.
Dearly loved partner and best friend of Susan Breit and her children Jeff (Brenda)
and son Deagan and Jackie Ambo and her children Brooklyn and Brayden. Loved father
of Jason Monteith (Michele) and Corry Monteith (Mallory) and their children Maerion,
Jaxon and Wyatt, Dear brother of Shirley Doupe (Tom) and the late Robert Monteith.
Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews.
Russell was born in St. Thomas on September 15th, 1946, the son of the late Herbert
Leslie and Margaret (McCormick) Monteith. He was a former Chief of the Port Stanley
Fire Department and a long time member of the Port Stanley Legion. Russ worked as
a mail carrier, on the New York Central Railway and Canadian Tire. He was dedicated
to the Community of Port Stanley.
A private family service will be held. Cremation, with interment of ashes with his
father in Elmdale Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to the Port Stanley Volunteer
Fire Department. Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas in charge of arrangements.