Monte retired to Wayne in 2005 after a long career with Boulder Valley School District, where he left an indelible mark as a teacher, coach, administrator and most of all, a friend.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Vicki Sutak; daughter Carrie Ann Sutak of Wayne; sister Jenny Huebner and her husband, Jim Huebner, and nephew Cody Huebner of Lafayette; brother Scott Sutak and wife Teri Sutak and family of Lafayette; honorary daughter Tammy James and husband Jimmie James of Keenesburg, Colo.; two grandchildren, Taylor James and Hailey James, of Keenesburg; and his dog Shi-Anne Sutak.
Monte was preceded in death by his father, Tom Sutak, and mother, Ivon (Weiler) Sutak.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 20, at 1 p.m., at the Flatirons Community Church in Lafayette. Visitation will be held Monday, May 19, from 4-7 p.m., at Darrell Howe Mortuary in Lafayette. A reception will follow the service at the Lafayette VFW.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Tom Sutak Scholarship Fund at Centaurus High School, (303) 665-9211.