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 Karl Lee “Stub” Monroe

Karl Lee “Stub” Monroe

Birth
East Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Death 18 Dec 2004 (aged 68)
Mantua, Portage County, Ohio, USA
Burial Mantua, Portage County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 100016086 · View Source
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MONROE KARL L STUB





December 19, 2004




Karl Lee Stub Monroe Karl Lee Stub Monroe, 68 of Mantua, Ohio, passed away Saturday, December 18, 2004, following a brief battle with cancer. Karl was born on November 16, 1936, in East Cleveland, Ohio, the son of the late Lee M. Monroe and Frieda (Rapp) Monroe. Karl was the owner of Monroe Trucking, a milk cartage business, and Karl Monroe Sales, a dairy equipment and supply business. His father Lee started Monroe Trucking in 1934, and Karl joined him in business in 1954. He assumed control of the business in 1965, when his father passed away. During his 48 years of trucking he hauled both can and bulk tank milk. Karl enjoyed mechanical work and did most of his own truck repairs. He enjoyed welding and recently created metal character sculptures. His favorite hobby was building and racing micro-midgets in the 1950s and 60s. In later years, he was an avid race fan following the Indy and NASCAR circuits. Most of all, his greatest enjoyment was having his two grandchildren around the home daily. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Majorie Guyer Monroe, son Brian, daughter Cheryl, son and daughter-in-law Douglas and Holly and grandchildren Brent and Laurel. Karl also leaves behind a sister, Carolyn Sue Monroe. Calling hours will be Tuesday December 21, 2004 from 2-4&6-8 P.M. at the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service in Mantua, where funeral services will be Wednesday December 22, 2004 at 11:00 A.M. Final resting place Westlawn Cemetery, Mantua Township. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Frieda Monroe Kindergarten Memorial Fund, care of Crestwood Local Schools or the Hospice of Robinson Memorial Hospital. www.greenfamilyfuneralhome.com (Green Family Funeral Home 330-274-3145 RC 12-19 & 20-2004)


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  • Created by: jlmc
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100016086
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Karl Lee “Stub” Monroe (16 Nov 1936–18 Dec 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100016086, citing Westlawn Cemetery, Mantua, Portage County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by jlmc (contributor 47118018) .