Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Billy Ray Montgomery?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Billy's memory.
Coping with Grief
We would like to offer our sincere support to anyone coping with grief. Enter
your email below for our complimentary daily grief messages. Messages run for up to one year and you
can stop at any time. Your email will not be used for any other purpose.
Billy Ray Montgomery
September 19, 1954 ~ November 14, 2023 (age 69) 69 Years Old
5 Trees, Flowers, or Condolences have been shared with support of Billy's family - View on Tribute Wall
Billy Ray Montgomery, 69, of Vincennes, IN, passed away on November 13, 2023. He was born to William Montgomery and Mary "Armstrong" Cardinal on September 19, 1954. He married Karlena (Catt) Montgomery on Saturday, September 25, 1971, in Vincennes, IN.
Bill was in the US Army and retired from Hostess Bakery. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, IU basketball, Cubs baseball and Bears football.
Bill is survived by his loving wife, Karlena Montgomery; daughter, Kristi Carney (Shawn) of Indianapolis, IN; granddaughter, Kaycee Lhotlka (David); great grandchildren, Kenna, Kyler, Kasen, and Krew Lhotka; brother, Ross Montgomery (Robin) of Vincennes, IN; sister, Cindy Majewski of Bicknell, IN; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Montgomery and Mary "Armstrong" Cardinal; a son, Billy Ray Montgomery Jr.; and a brother, Charles Dwayne Montgomery.
Per Bill's request, he will be cremated, and no service will be held. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The family welcomes online condolences at www.fredrickandson.com. Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Homes, Vincennes, Chapel is honored to assist the family with Bill's arrangements.