DuMonte O. (Monty) Voigt

DuMonte O. (Monty) Voigt of Fallbrook, born in Elmhurst, Ill., Nov. 13, 1932, passed away peacefully on July 24, 2013.

Monty was active in the Fallbrook community, served on the Fallbrook Planning Group and several of their committees, the Fallbrook Beautification Alliance, and wrote newsletters for the Sycamore Ranch homeowners as Sycamore Monty. He was also an active member in several car clubs.

There will be a celebration of his life on Saturday, Aug. 3, at 11 a.m. at SonRise Christian Fellowship Church, 463 S. Stage Coach Lane, Fallbrook.

Monty retired to Fallbrook in 1999, after a career in the electronics industry. He earned a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Illinois Institute of Technology in 1960. He served in the U.S. Navy in aviation electronics from February 1952 to December 1955.

Monty is survived by his wife, Joan; son Eric (Linda); daughter Valerie; grandchildren Emily Voigt, Tyler Orr, (children of Eric), Mitchell Eimer, and Lucas Eimer, (children of Valerie); sister Dorothy and extended family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to SonRise Christian Fellowship Church, the Fallbrook Beautification Alliance, or the charity of your choice.

One Response to "DuMonte O. (Monty) Voigt"

  1. Dave Seymour   August 5, 2013 at 11:48 am

    Fallbrook has lost a great friend in Monty Voight. He was a guy who was very passionate about issues, but he always managed to be gentlemanly about it.

    Even though I often found myself on the opposite side of an argument with Monty, I knew in the end he would shake my hand, smile, and still consider me his friend. Monty made me a better person because I knew I really had to do my homework if I was going up against him.

    My thoughts and prayers are with Joan and family. I will miss my friend.


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