Paul F. Monte, 81, of Negley, OH died Thursday, June 7, 2018 at the Calcutta Health Care Center in East Liverpool, OH after a brief illness.
He was born on October 5, 1936 in Wellsville, OH a son of the late Sam and Viola (Buracchio) Monte. Having lived all of his life in the area, Paul was a graduate of Wellsville High School class of 1956, a veteran of the United States Army and retired from a career at Crucible Steel. He was a Catholic by faith and attended the Holy Trinity Catholic Parish and the former Immaculate Conception Parish.
He was a people person at heart and never knew a stranger. He loved spending time with his family and friends. He was an avid Ohio State Buckeyes fan, had a passion for cooking and catering, and loved participating in Wellsville Class Reunions.
Paul is survived by his sons Andrew (Rhonda) Monte of Beaver, PA and Craig (Melissa) Monte of Calcutta, OH. He will be sadly missed by his grandchildren Madelynn, Aubrey, Gabrielle, Abigail, Emily, James and Joseph. He also leaves behind two brothers and a sister, James (Linda) Monte and Mike (Nancy) Monte of Wellsville, OH and Jean Ann Monte of Anaheim, CA.
In addition to his parents, Paul was preceded in death by his wife, Iva E (Grim) Monte, whom he married February 17, 1963, twin sons, brothers: Sam, Ralph, Steve, and John Monte, and two sisters: Virginia Shultz and Mary Jo Lombardi.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Holy Trinity Catholic Parish, East Liverpool, OH on Monday, June 11, 2018 at 10 am with Father Peter Haledej officiating.
The family will be present to receive friends at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Sunday June 10, 2018 from 4-7 pm.
Family and friends may view this obituary and leave online condolences at www.martinmacleanaltmeyer.com or by visiting the funeral home’s Face book page.
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