The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

January 16, 2013

Edward C. Monroe Sr.

Star Beacon

MADISON — Edward C. Monroe Sr., age 82, a resident of Madison, Ohio, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013.

He was born June 4, 1930, in Knoxville, Tenn.

He is survived by his wife, Bertha Monroe (née: Schlect), whom he married on March 10, 1976; children, Esther (Dennis) Roth, Beverly (Andy) Kawalec, Cheryl Fowler, Donna (Bill) Matheson, Arlene Woodworth, Carrie Malloy, Edward Monroe Jr., William, David (Sherry) and James Monroe; several grand and great-grandchildren; and sister, Norma Connatser.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Warren and Mary Monroe; brothers, Warren and Everette Monroe; and sisters, Juanita Groves, Betty Thompson, Lena Gregory and Louise Acuff.

Graveside Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19th, at North Madison Cemetery.

Arrangements by POTTI FUNERAL HOME in Madison, Ohio. Obituary and condolences at