Published 11:45 pm Friday, April 20, 2012
Quincy Edward Montz passed away Sunday, April 15, 2012, at the age of 92. He was born in Lions and was a resident of Reserve. He was a resident of the Southeast Louisiana War Veterans Home for the last 10 months.
He was the beloved husband of Beverly Louque Montz, father of Drema Montz Millet (Byron) and Mark Quincy Montz (Dorothy), grandfather of Lisette Webre, Byron Millet Jr., Jeremy Coplen Montz and Jordan Alexander Montz and great-grandfather of Christopher and Lauren Webre, Owen and Jenna Millet and Addison and Landon Montz. He is also survived by a sister, Pearl Montz Madere, and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Maurice Montz and Virginia Cambre Montz, four brothers, Dan, Elmore, Armand and Floyd, and three sisters, Vivian, Lillian and Yolande.
He served in the US Army Air Corps for three years during WWII. He was employed by Godchaux Henderson Sugar Company and was an active member of the Reserve Lions Club for 50 years. He served as president and secretary of the Godchaux Henderson Credit Union and was named a Peoples Health Champion in 2009.
Visitation and services were held at St. Peter Catholic Church in Reserve on Thursday, April 19, 2012. Burial followed in St. Peter Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, Masses are appreciated. Arrangements were by Millet-Guidry Funeral Home of LaPlace.