Born December 29, 1925, in Chicago, IL, he was the son of Arthur Edward and Jennie Johnson Montgomery.
A World War II Veteran, he served honorably in the Pacific Theatre.
On September 8, 1951, in Chicago, IL, he married the former Marguerite Cooke, who predeceased him on November 11, 2014.
He was employed by the South Cook County Mosquito Abatement District for over 30 years.
Arthur was a member of Village Bible Church in Park Forest, IL and attended the First Baptist Church of Roulette.
Surviving are: four children, Carol Jean (Wayne) Nelson of Fairbury, IL, Rev. Martin E. (Vicki) Montgomery of Port Allegany, PA, Richard C. (Debra) Montgomery of Papineau, IL, and Mary Frances (Roddy) Ehrhardt of Minneapolis, MN; 17 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to his parents and wife, he was predeceased by a brother, Robert Montgomery; and a sister, Jean Alvarado.
A Memorial Service will be held at the First Baptist Church, 141 Main St., Roulette, PA 16746 on a date and time to be announced.
Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church P.O. Box 246, Roulette, PA 16746.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, PA. Online condolences may be expressed at www.olneyfuneralhome.com.