Pete Montoya, Age :93

Jan 18,1926---Mar 31,2019


Pete Montoya, 93 of Albuquerque, NM passed away peacefully watching his favorite Westerns Sunday March 31, 2019. Pete was born on January 18, 1926 in Lamy, NM. Son of Manuel Montoya and Natividad Mares. He married Patricia May Berg on April 28, 1950 in Las Vegas, NM.

Pete was preceded in death by his wife Patricia May, his daughter Kathy, and son Peter. He is survived by his son Fred and wife Cindy, daughters Anita and Clara. Grandchildren Raymond and partner Tonya, Linnea and husband Luke, Dominick, and Joseph. Great granddaughter Liliana.

Pete spent his young adult life in Las Vegas, NM attending school, playing sports, and working at Gamble's. He moved his family to Albuquerque in 1962 taking a job at the original St. Pius X High School where he worked till retiring in 1993. 

Pete enjoyed hunting, fishing, shooting pool and maintaining his yard. 

Services will be held at Riverside Funeral Home, 225 San Mateo Blvd. NE on Tuesday @ 9:00 am. Burial at around 11:00 am at Mount Calvary Cemetery, 1900 Edith Blvd NE. Reception to follow.


Arrangements entrusted to:

Riverside Funeral Home of Albuquerque

225 San Mateo Blvd. NE

(505) 764-9663



Marcia Apr 04 ,2019

I am very sorry to hear of the family's loss. My deepest condolences goes out to you. During this difficult time I hope you find comfort in each other as well as in God's promises for the future. Revelation 21:3, 4

Mary Apr 09 ,2019

Friend of family ,Albuquerque ,New Mexico

My deepest condolences to my dear friend Anita & her family. Love & prayers for healing.

Marty Apr 12 ,2019

I am so sorry for your loss. May the words of our loving heavenly Father bring your family comfort and strength during this most difficult time as He promises to bring our loved ones back to life in a perfect world where there will be no more suffering or death (John 5:28-29 & Revelation 21:4).