Benny Montano passed away December 16, 2013 in an accident in Albuquerque, NM at the age of 66. He is the son of Emiliano Montano and Maria Onofre Martinez.
Benny was born in Canjilon, Rio Arriba, NM on July 17, 1947. He is the youngest of eleven. Benny lived in Monticello, UT in his younger days, where his father was employed by the Redd family in La Sal, UT.
Benny was never married and has no children. He was named after his grandfather Luis Benonsio Montano 1875. Benny has many nephews and nieces in this area.
He is preceded in death by his parents and five brothers, Ignacio, Emiliano Jr., Juan Isidro, Jubenicio, and Celerino Montano.
He is survived by brother Guzmon Montano and four sisters, Juanita Garcia, Estella Martinez, Adela Ocuna, and Carmelita Truillo.