Richard Montgomery, 61, Jasper

Richard MontgomeryRichard Montgomery, 61, of Jasper, died Monday (June 12) at the home of a daughter. He was born in Oakland City January 20, 1956, to Paul and Audrey (Uppencamp) Montgomery.

Richard worked in the oil fields until he became disabled. He was an Indiana University basketball fan. He enjoyed working on cars and time spent with his grandchildren.

He is survived by five sons, Dustin Montgomery, Justin Montgomery and wife Whitney, Jonathan Montgomery and wife Sarah, Willie Montgomery, and Jarvan Montgomery; four daughters, Brandee Swaney and husband Robert, Brittiany Hasenour and husband Jeramie, and Jessica and Janessa Montgomery; ex-wife Diane Montgomery and friend; two brothers, Gene Montgomery and wife Martha and Ron Montgomery; four sisters, Sue Uppencamp, Kathy Hartley and husband Sonny, Peggy Layman, and Pam Blanford and husband Aaron; and nine grandchildren.

Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Friday at Vincent Christian Church in Otwell. Paul Newland will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made for funeral expenses. Online condolences may be shared at A funeral service  will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the church with burial following in the church cemetery.

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