Edmond "Skeeter" Monroe, 69, of Terryville, died Monday (Oct. 1, 2012) at Yale New Haven Hospital., New Haven.
Skeeter was born June 9, 1943 in Waterbury, Connecticut. He was the son of the late Donald and Mary Alice (Knox) Monroe. He owned and operated the former Skeeter's Market in Terryville for many years. He was employed by the Waterbury Republican for 23 years and also for Blossom Escort for 13 years.
Skeeter is survived by his sisters, Barbara Monroe of TN, Donna Chabot, of Southington, Jean McCoy of Bristol, MaryLou Picco of Thomaston, Beth Marrero of Bristol, several nieces and nephews and a special cousin, Brett Finkle.
A graveside service will be held Saturday (Oct. 26, 2013) 10:00AM at Hillside Cemetery, Thomaston. www.scottfuneralhomeinc.com