Alfred E. “Jay” Monroe, 64, passed away on April 29, 2012 in Suffolk. Born September 4, 1947 in Waukon, IA, he was the son of the late Alfred and Eleanor Gaare Monroe. A U.S. Army veteran, he served in Viet Nam. He was an electrician and a technical operator with Lipton Tea. His hobbies included Demolition Derby, playing with his grandsons, and “old cars and women.”
He is survived by his wife, Cindy Lou Monroe; a daughter, Andrea Jean Buer and her husband, Brad; two grandsons, Tristan Jay and Gavin Delano; two sisters, Connie Cress and Joan Weldge; and a boat-load of other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his brother, Gary Monroe.
The family will be hosting friends at home on Thursday from 12 noon at 551 Lake Kilby Road, Suffolk. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Heart Association.
Condolences may be shared via the online guestbook.
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