Owen Monette

Published 8:48 pm Wednesday, November 8, 2006

Memorial services were Saturday, Nov. 4, at Ellis Funeral Home Chapel in Midland, Texas for Owen Monette, 86, of Midland who died Nov. 1, 2006.

Arrangements were under the direction of Ellis Funeral Home.

A native of Detroit, Mich., he was a WWII U.S. Air Force veteran, worked in automotive dealerships for 15 years, and was an Automotive Technology instructor until retirement in 1983 at Odessa College.

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He was preceded in death by a son, Edward Monette.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Monette of Midland; a daughter, Suzette Watkins of Midland; two sons, Rene Monette of Houma, La., and Joseph Monette of Detroit, Mich.; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be directed to Hospice of Midland, P.O. Box 2621, Midland, Texas 79702, American Diabetes Association, 10 Desta Drive, Suite 220-E, Midland, Texas 79705, or the American Cancer Society, 2304 W. Wadley, Midland, Texas 79705.