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97-year-old Brewers usher Lou Montgomery has died

Posted at 2:36 PM, May 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-07 15:42:28-04

MILWAUKEE -- "I really don't consider it work," he said. "It's a fun job, I have one of the best jobs in the ballpark. I know that."

Lou Montgomery, a beloved, veteran Milwaukee Brewers usher, has passed away at 97-years-old.

Delaney Brey brought you Lou's story in 2018. Montgomery took a job with the Milwaukee Brewers in 1987 at County Stadium. Since then, he's seen everything there is to see regarding Brewers baseball.

Montgomery served in WWII and Korea, prior to working with the Brewers.

He was married for 72 years to his wife, Marian, according to MLB Writer Adam McCalvy.

Lou had no intentions of retiring.

"It's never a problem to come see a baseball game," said Lou.