|Funeral Service||Spring Grove Funeral Home 4389 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45223||October 1, 2021||6:00pm||Directions|
On Wednesday, September 15, 2021, Joan Monroe, loving Sister and Aunt to many nieces and nephews, passed away at the age of 87. Joan was born on December 3, 1933, in Corozal City, Belize. She received her degree in Education at the God's Bible School and taught school in Belize for 8 years. She worked at Christ Hospital for 30 years in the psychiatric ward. Joan had a passion for Christmas and cooking her famous family recipes; rice and beans with curry and Spanish seasoning, a dish we all loved for years at Christmas. She loved to travel, attending horse races, and going to Renfro Valley for country music. She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Eliza. She is survived by her sisters, Helen and Dorothy; brothers, Bill, Lloyd, and Ralph; her cat Mimi who she fed and loved. Funeral Services to celebrate the Life of Joan Monroe will be conducted at 6 PM on Friday, October 1, 2021, at Spring Grove Funeral Home, 4389 Spring Grove Ave, Cincinnati. Friends will receive friends from 5 PM until the time of services at the funeral home. She will be laid to rest at Lord Ridge Cemetery in Belize City in the coming days.