Robert “Bob” John James Montgomery XIII, age 92, of Tioga, North Dakota, passed away December 9, 2018.
The 1952 Tioga oil boom brought Bob and Helen to Tioga, where Bob worked as a telephone installer/technician. Bob retired after 35 years of working for Northwestern Bell Telephone Company. He installed the 1000th telephone in Tioga, July 1958.
Obituary and further information at Fulkerson – Stevenson Funeral Home: http://www.springanstevenson.com/Obituary/4019/Robert-Montgomery
Elton J. Menard, age 71, of Sandstone, Minnesota, passed away December 6, 2018.
Elton was an electrical engineer and a circuit design supervisor by trade. He worked at a variety of different places throughout the years, which included Northwestern Bell, AT&T and Qwest. “Elton worked the Downtown St Paul Toll, the SARTS test center in St Paul and CPC Minneapolis.”
Obituary and further information at Methven Funeral and Cremation Services: http://www.methvenfuneralhome.com/obituary/elton-menard
Jerome “Jerry” E. Femrite, age 84, of Grand Rapids, Minnesota, passed away December 10, 2018.
Jerry was employed with Northwestern Bell in Minneapolis, retiring in 1986. Upon retirement, Jerry and Mary moved to Grand Rapids, MN.
Obituary and further information at Rowe Funeral Home: http://www.rowefuneralhomeandcrematory.com/obituary/jerome-femrite
Monica L. Kremer, age 66, of Sauk Rapids, Minnesota, passed away December 9, 2018.
Monica worked many years for Northwestern Bell (currently Century Link) retiring as a manager. (St Cloud)
Obituary and further information at Daniel Funeral Home: http://www.danielfuneralhome.com/obituary/monica-l-kremer-4068/
Greta A. Rehling, age 88 of Fargo, North Dakota, passed away December 5, 2018.
Greta worked for Northwestern Bell.
Obituary and further information at West Funeral Home: https://www.westfuneralhome.com/notices/Greta-Rehling
Katheryn “Kay” Myers, age 80, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, passed away December 5, 2018.
Kay spent many years working for the phone company.
Obituary and further information at the Argus Leader / Obituaries: https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/argusleader/obituary.aspx?n=katheryn-myers-kay&pid=190936448&fhid=18058
Patricia L. Gilbert, age 68, of New Hampton, Iowa, passed away November 21, 2018.
Pat moved to Des Moines and took a telephone operator position with the Bell Telephone company in 1970, which later became AT&T. She spent 33 years with the company working in the Des Moines, IA, Rockford, IL, and Kansas City, MO offices. While living in Des Moines, she was an active member of the AT&T Clown Group, and would go around putting smiles on children’s faces. She also wrote and published an internal newspaper for the entire company while working at AT&T.
Obituary and further information at Hugeback Johnson Funeral Home: https://www.hugebackfuneralhome.com/obituaries/Patricia-L-Gilbert?obId=3764946#/obituaryInfo