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Joan Marie (Daniels) Monroe

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Joan Marie (Daniels) Monroe Obituary
Joan Marie (Daniels) Monroe, age 75, of Douglassville, Pa., died on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at the Pottstown Memorial Medical Center, Pottstown, Pa. She was the wife of the late Thomas Monroe, who died in 1998, with whom she shared 35 years of marriage.
Born in Pottstown, Pa., she was a daughter of the late Elwood Daniels and Anna (Artim) Daniels.
Mrs. Monroe was a graduate of Pottstown High School. In early years, she worked as a secretary for Neapco in Pottstown. She then worked as a clerk for the District Justice Office in Pottstown, until her retirement.
She was an active member, secretary/treasurer of the Grace Bible Believer's Fellowship Church, Pottstown. Joan enjoyed reading, word games, puzzles and spending time with her family.
Survivors include one son Craig T. Monroe and his partner, Patrick McDevitt of Reading, Pa. Two daughters Geralyn A., wife of Jeff Peiffer of Douglassville, Pa. and Holly M., wife of Darrell Schwartz of Quakertown, Pa. One brother Charles Daniels and his wife Louise of Pottstown, Pa. Two sisters Shirley, wife of Robert Straub of Limerick, Pa. and Betty Lou Favors, widow of Leon of Pottstown, Pa. Four grandchildren Rachel Trettin (Sam), Branden Peiffer, Jessica Assis (Davi), Lindsey Schwartz.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Margaret Nagy.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her memorial service 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte Street, Pottstown, PA. Interment will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Friends may call from 2-3 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to the Grace Bible Believer's Fellowship Church, 1446 Farmington Ave., Pottstown, PA 19464. Online condolences may be made to the family at
Published in The Mercury on Mar. 29, 2014
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