Monte Schlepp    Monte Schlepp, age 54, of Brady passed away at St Vincent’s Hospital in Billings as a result of injuries sustained while working in Great Falls.
    He is survived by his daughter, Marcy, and grandson, Gavin, of the Seattle area; his brother, Douglas, of Billings; his mother, Anna Schlepp, of Brady; and his best friend, his dog Kramer.
    Monte graduated from Brady schools and attended Eastern Montana College in Billings before returning to the Brady area.
    He married Patty Mier of Conrad, they later divorced.
    He worked at Skip’s Tire and Farmer’s Co-op in Conrad before taking over the family farm upon the passing of his father.
    He later attended Montana State University, Great Falls, graduating with honors and a degree in accounting. At the time of his death he was employed at Brayco Inc. in Great Falls.
    Monte was an avid Bobcat fan and a lover of sports. In high school he was a member of championship basketball teams and a member of a State Champion 880 relay team. He later became a referee for basketball.
    Along with sports, he enjoyed spending time with his family at Whitefish Lake.
    He was preceded in death by a brother Tim and his father Leonard, both of Brady.
    Memorial services will be held April 2, at 2 p.m. at the Brady Methodist Church.
    Michelotti-Sawyers Mortuary has charge of arrangements.