MONROY Luis A., of Manahawkin, formerly of Bergenfield, died on Tuesday April 21, 2009 at the age of 77. He was born in Colombia and came to the United States in 1960. Before retiring in 1999, he owned and operated Monroy Machine Company in Midland Park, NJ for over twenty-seven years. Beloved husband of fifty-six years to Emma L. (nee Leon). Loving father of Astrid Mamatz and her husband Dennis, Luis A. Monroy Jr. and Laurie Razen, Muriel Conway, Hamlet Monroy and his wife Veronica and Amilcar Monroy and his wife Maureen. Cherished grandfather of Tracy and her husband Tristan, Stephen, Brynn, Kelly, Tyler, Devon, Matthew, Christy and Lexy. Great-grandfather of Lucas. Dearest brother of Miguel Monroy, Carmen De Leon, Alvira Monroy and the late Yocasta Monroy and Amilcar Monroy. Luis is also survived by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. The Funeral on Saturday, April 25, 2009 at 8:45 AM from the G. Thomas Gentile Funeral Home, 397 Union Street, Hackensack. The Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Trinity R.C. Church, 34 Maple Ave., Hackensack, at 10 AM. A private cremation will follow. The Family will receive friends on Friday, from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM. The Family also requests donation to: the Deborah Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 820, Browns Mills, NJ 08015 or The Southern Ocean Co. Hospital, 1140 Route 72 West, Manahawkin, NJ 08050. To send condolences, directions or further information, visit: www.gentilefuneralservice.com
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G. Thomas Gentile Funeral Service
397 Union Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Published in The Record on Apr. 23, 2009