Richard Jeffrey Monteleone, 74, of Palisade, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, August 18, 2021. He was born October 23, 1946 in Rahway, New Jersey to Charles and Margaret (Yurenda) Monteleone. Richard is a veteran of The United States Air Force, who served during the Vietnam War. Richard was united in marriage to Patricia Stolle on June 27, 1969 in Proctor. Richard loved the outdoors, fishing and working on old English sports cars. Richard especially loved spending time with his granddaughters. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
Richard is preceded in death by his parents and grandson, Luke.
Richard is survived by his wife, Pat Monteleone; daughter, Beth (Dan) Tucker; 3 granddaughters, Sophia, Margaret and Fiona Tucker; sister, Jane (Bill) Schumacher.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, August 25th at 11 AM in St. James Catholic Church, Aitkin with Father Matthew Miller officiating. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service at the church. To sign the guestbook online, go to: www.srtfuneral.com. Arrangements are with Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Aitkin.
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