TSgt Edward M. Monchak(1957 - 2012)

TSgt. Edward M. Monchak, passed away on July 20, 2012 unexpectantly in Cocoa Beach, FL. He was born in Sayre, PA on November 21, 1957. He was currently a resident of Port St. John, and was a retired Air Force Technical Sergeant of 22 years. He was currently employed by ITT of Patrick AFB. He was a loyal member of the American Legion.

He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Joseph and Mary Monchak; two brothers, John and Joseph; and step-mother, Elizabeth.

Survived by his son, Stephen (Kasie) Monchak; six grandchildren; sister, Irene Gale; two brothers, Nicholas (Halina) Monchak and Eugene (Pam) Monchak; and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation Friday, July 27th, from 6-8 pm at Atlantic Mortuary. Funeral Mass with military honors will be Saturday, July 28th at 10:30 am at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Burial will follow at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the Air Force Aid Society, www.afas.org or The .

Arrangements by Atlantic Mortuary & Cremation Service, Rockledge (321) 636-0869.

Published in FLORIDA TODAY on July 26, 2012