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Monty Heller

Monty L. Heller, 71, Cavalier, ND passed away Friday, September 8, 2017, at his home. A memorial service will be held Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at the Cavalier Baptist Church, Cavalier, ND. Visitation at the church for one hour before the time of services. Burial will be held in the Cavalier Cemetery.
Monty L. Heller was born February 6, 1946, at Grafton, ND to Milton and Florence (Hanson) Heller. He grew up and attended school at Cavalier, graduating in 1964. Monty then attended Mayville State College, where he received his degree in education. After graduation from Mayville State in 1969, he taught school for three years in Karlstad, MN. In 1972, he purchased the Dairy Queen in Cavalier from his parents He then drove truck for DMS Imaging for 27 years and drove gravel truck for Thorlakson Construction and beet truck for Kiemele Farms.
Things Monty enjoyed were hunting, poker, feeding the birds and birdwatching, he especially enjoyed the outdoors and yard work. Spending time with family and friends was important to him.
On January 20, 1977, he married Roberta Readel at Walhalla, ND. She survives as do his children: Nettie Heller, Fargo, ND, Steve (Germaine) Heller, Cavalier, ND, and Trina, Fargo, ND; grandchildren: Mason and Madison; Torin, Aidan, Rylan, Jameson, Vivienne, Garen, and Gentian.
Preceding him in death were his parents.

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Roberta, Diane and I are so sorry for your great loss we will keep you in our prayers. Monty will be missed by many he was one special person not only as a great friend but as a husband father and Grandpa

Mike Sep 27 2017 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers for his family.

Joleen Enerson Sep 27 2017 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with Monty's family. We went to grade school, high school, and college together. Monty provided rides from Mayville home frequently!

Judy Dietrich Sep 15 2017 12:00 AM

Sending thoughts and prayers to all of Monty's family during this difficult time.

Gary & Tina Brevik Sep 11 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear about Monty. He was such a wonderful man. Roger and I send our condolences. The Aarseth's

Roger and Phyllis Aarseth Sep 10 2017 12:00 AM

I had the pleasure of working with Monty at DMS. My deepest condolences to the entire family. He will be missed my many. I'm happy I had the pleasure of knowing him.

Nancy (Heim) Sander Sep 10 2017 12:00 AM

Roberta, Steve, Nettie, Trina & Family, No words said, no hugs too tight can take away the pain of this loss. Monty was a guy who always wore a smile, was always ready to share a story and enjoy a laugh along the way. God bless his memory and God bless all of you! Don & Michelle Murray

Don & Michelle Murray Sep 10 2017 12:00 AM

My prayers our with the family. I remember Monty as a grade school classmate. I also remember a great time we two had as kids fishing in the Tongue river.

Brian McClure Sep 10 2017 12:00 AM

Sure sorry to hear about Monty's death. Deepest sympathy to his family.

Karen Quam Vivian Sep 9 2017 12:00 AM

I went to school with Monty. He was always so much fun. My sympathies to his family.

Pat Hawkins Sep 9 2017 12:00 AM

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