Richard (Rick) Monroe, Jr. born Feb. 25, 1957 went to be with Jesus on April 18, 2016.  Rick lost the battle with cancer at home and is no longer in pain.  Rick grew up in Park Layne, OH.  He attended Tecumseh High School.
He attended Agape Family Worship Center and worked at Troy Elks #833 and Miami Shores Golf Course both in Troy, OH.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard (Dick) and Shirlanne Monroe.  He is survived by his daughters, Jennifer Mackert-Smith of Springfield and Catherine Mackert-Colvin of Missouri.  He also had 3 beautiful granddaughters, 2 great granddaughters and 1 great grandson.  He is also survived by his 7 siblings, Darlene (Dennis) Smith of St. Paris, OH, Sheila (Doug) Muncy of Lake Milton, OH, Charles (Cyndi) Monroe of Park Layne, Ronald (Red) Monroe of Crystal Lakes, OH, David (Cheri) Monroe of Brownsburg, IN, Yvonne (Ronnie) Williams of Park Layne, OH and Paula (Michael) Bainbridge of Park Layne.  He also has over 25 nieces and nephews that he loved dearly as well as great nieces and nephews.  There will be a memorial service at Agape Family Worship Center, 4111 Mapleview Drive, Beavercreek, OH on April 30, 2016 at 4 pm.  He wanted donations made to the church instead of flowers please.  If you prefer flowers that's okay to he would say. He also had many wonderful friends at the Elks and golf course that loved and treated him like family.  He will be so missed.  See you in heaven some sweet day brother!
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