9:33 PM EDT, July 2, 2013
Albert Leon Monroe, 78, of Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, June 29, 2013, at Julia Manor Health Care Center.
Born Dec. 2, 1934, in Maryland, he was the son of the late William Oscar and Roselee Washington Monroe.
He was employed by RC Cola Co. and helped with the Rescue Mission.
He is survived by his wife, Erma Monroe; three daughters, Sharon Scott, Jennifer Scott and Eva Phillips; six sons, Robert Monroe, Timothy Monroe, Steven Monroe, Albert L. Monroe Jr., Ronnie Monroe and Jeff Monroe; two sisters, Carolyn Monroe and Betty Monroe; and two brothers, Jack Monroe and Melvin Monroe.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Alice Monroe; and five brothers, Charles Monroe, William Monroe, James Monroe, Eugene Monroe and Robert Monroe.
There will be a gathering of friends Saturday, July 6, 2013, from 3 to 5 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.
Online condolences are accepted at www.minnichfh.com.