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 Delorse <I>Skelcher</I> Monroe

Delorse Skelcher Monroe

Carbondale, Jackson County, Illinois, USA
Death 23 Feb 2014 (aged 76)
Carbondale, Jackson County, Illinois, USA
Burial Crab Orchard, Williamson County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 125670862 · View Source
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CARBONDALE -- Delorse Monroe, passed away at 11:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at her residence.

She was a hairdresser for 40 years.

Delorse was born Dec. 19, 1937, in Carbondale, to Clyde Jolly and Geneva Skelcher.

She married Thomas Monroe Nov. 9, 1957, in Carbondale. Together they shared 56 years.

Survivors include her husband, Tommy Monroe of Carbondale; sons, Tom Monroe of Carbondale, Kim and wife, Donna Monroe of Murphysboro; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two daughters.

Services will be at 11 a.m. today, Feb. 27, in Walker Funeral Home of Carbondale, with Tommy Monroe officiating. Interment will be in McKinney Hill Cemetery. Visitation was Wednesday, Feb. 26, at the funeral home.
Published in The Southern Illinoisan from Feb. 25 to Feb. 27, 2014




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