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Obituaries

  • Joseph Wayne Monroe

    Joseph Wayne Monroe

Joseph Wayne Monroe, 43

June 20, 2015

Joseph Wayne Monroe

Joseph Wayne Monroe

Joseph Wayne Mon­roe, 43, of Engle­wood, Fla., passed away sud­denly on Sat­ur­day, June 20, 2015.

Born on July 7, 1971, in Win­ter Haven, Fla., he had been a life­long res­i­dent of Engle­wood, grad­u­at­ing from Lemon Bay High School.  Joe was an avid out­doors­man and a mem­ber of the S.W. Florida Sports­man Club.  Joe was a sales rep­re­sen­ta­tive for JJ Tay­lor Dis­trib­u­tors of Fort Myers.

A good friend to all, he was the type of man who would give the shirt off his back, and if he couldn’t do that, he would buy you one. He was a devout hus­band and fam­ily man who loved his life. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Joe is pre-deceased by a brother, Brian Lee, in 2007.

Sur­vivors include his lov­ing wife, Traci C.; his son, Sid­ney James;   and his par­ents, Bud and Linda Mon­roe, all of Engle­wood; and a sis­ter, Kim­berly Hughes, of Camp­bellsville, Ky.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be held from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Wednes­day, June 24, at the Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home, 3070 S. McCall Road, at which time friends and fam­ily will be able to ver­bally share mem­o­ries in remem­brance of Joe.

Memo­r­ial con­tri­bu­tions may be made to the Sid­ney James Mon­roe Account #1000185561700, c/o Sun Trust Bank, 2931 South McCall Road, Engle­wood, FL 34224.

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home with Pri­vate Cre­ma­tory has been selected to han­dle arrange­ments.  You may share a mem­ory with the fam­ily at www.englewoodfh.com