The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio


August 9, 2013


In celebration of their 65th wedding anniversary, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Monroe, of Ashtabula and Weslaco, Texas, will be honored at a cake and punch reception 2 to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 18 at Gateway Church, 2300 Austinburg Road. All family and friends are invited. The couple request no gifts.

Raymond and Lois (Loudermilk) were married Aug. 18, 1948, in Davison, Mich.

The couple’s children are Cheryl and Michael Cliff of Saybrook; Jerry and Deborah, who are deceased. They also have eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Mr. Monroe worked for Union Carbide for more than 25 years and retired from The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Co. after 14-1/2 years of service. Mrs. Monroe retired from KeyBank with 13-1/2 years of service. They also owned and operated Lo-Ray Trailer Sales for 10 years. They attend Gateway Church and are lifetime members of Family Campers & RVers.

Cards may be sent to the couple at 7430 N. Depot Road, Ashtabula.

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