James M. “Monty” Raine, III, 68, a resident of Parkville, MO passed away November 26, 2016, at the St. Luke’s Hospice House in Kansas City, MO. He was born May 24, 1948 in Morgantown, WV to James M. and Pearl H. (Forbes) Raine, Jr.
Monty graduated from Seneca High School in Louisville, KY and earned a BA in Political Science from Kentucky Wesleyan. He worked several years in food service, then air freight auditing before starting his own advertising business. Monty was very active in the Boy Scouts, especially the Order of the Arrow. He was a member of Phi Delta Theta, attended St. Therese Catholic Church and in earlier years was very active in the Parkville community, where he supported Christmas on the River and the Parkville Tree Board.
He married Vicki Smith on April 24, 1976 in Liberty, MO. In addition to Vicki, survivors include their four children, Addison J. Raine of Cary, NC, Elizabeth C. Raine of Columbia, MO, Captain William M. Raine, USAF (Captain Christina Loft, USAF) of Wassenberg, Germany and Phillip R. Raine (Alexandria) of Kansas City, MO; a brother, Randall Raine (Lucy) of Lexington, KY and a sister, Martha Durbin of Louisville, KY.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be con-celebrated 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 30, at St. Therese Catholic Church, 7207 NW Highway 9, Kansas City, MO 64152. The family will receive friends from 5-7:00 p.m., prior to the Mass. A private family committal service and burial will be held on Thursday, December 1, at Resurrection North Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Boy Scouts of America-Heart of America Council-Camp Staff Scholarship Fund, St. Therese Catholic Church or Phi Delta Theta Foundation. The Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville has been entrusted with the final arrangements.