Obituary of Rita Montgomery


July 15, 1936 – January 10, 2012

MONMOUTH -Rita was a Mother, Sister, and Wife. She was a native Oregonian and lived in the Willamette Valley most of her life. Being a teacher at Perrydale for 27 years was a real joy. She also was involved in Delta Kappa Gamma for many years. Rita with her husband volunteered at the Polk County Historical Society as well as participated on the board. A memorial service will begin at 2:30 pm Saturday, January 14th in the Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center at 287 SW Washington St. Dallas, Oregon. There will be a Wake at Farrol’s in Rickreall on Sunday, January 15th from 2-4pm. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Polk County Historical Society or to the Paralyzed Veterans. To leave an on-line condolence for the family go to

Published in StatesmanJournal on January 13, 2012