Cornelio Montoya Jr.
August 15, 2018
Cornelio Montoya Jr., 71, passed away Aug. 9, 2018, at his home in Green River surrounded by his family.
He was a resident of Green River for 32 years and is a former resident of Granger.
Montoya was born on July 29, 1947, in Taos, N.M., the son of Cornelio Montoya and Barbara Gonzales.
He attended schools in Rock Springs and was a 1966 graduate of the Rock Springs High School.
Montoya married Lydia Lovato, Aug. 19, 1967, in Rock Springs.
He served in the United States Army for two years during the Vietnam War.
Montoya worked for the Union Pacific Railroad for 35 years and he later retired...