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In Memory of
Heather Jo Monroe
April 26, 1974 - June 25, 2020

Visitation:
Friday July 3rd from 5-7 p.m. at Moreland Funeral Home

Service:
Tuesday July 7th at 6:00 p.m. at Centerburg Church of Christ

Heather Jo (Rebecca) Monroe ascended into Heaven from her home in Centerburg, Ohio on June 25, 2020. Heather was born at Riverside Hospital April 26, 1974 to her parents Joseph and Jo Ann (Hensley) Rebecca. Heather was a dedicated, inspiring teacher for Columbus City Schools. She was a committed Boy Scout leader, and an active member of the Church of Christ in Centerburg. Her faithfulness to family, home, and school community are her legacy. Heather was preceded in death by her father, Joseph Rebecca. She is survived by her husband James Monroe, son Ty Monroe, stepson Anthony Monroe, mother Jo Ann, brother J.D. Rebecca III (Kelly), sister Colleen (Rebecca) Wingard (Brian), and many nieces and nephews. Friends may call Friday July 3rd , 2020 from 5-7 at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME 55, E. Schrock Road Westerville, Ohio. A Celebration of Life will occur July 7th at 6 p.m. at the Centerburg Church of Christ.

Condolences

Jay and Angel Frye

Jun 30, 2020

We deeply give our condolences to the family of Heather Monroe. She is now with our father in heaven and our prayers are with the family to get through this time of mourning.

 

Janet and Sean Temple

Jun 30, 2020

We were very sorry to hear of your loss. She was a wonderful teacher to our daughter this year. May she Rest In Peace and know that your family is in our prayers.

 

Tim Lee

Jun 30, 2020

So sorry to hear the news. My son Josh was blessed to have her in his life at Ridgeview. So happy to hear she knew the love of Jesus. Our prayers are with the family. Tim Lee

 

Sharon Conley

Jun 30, 2020

I am so very sorry to hear this about Heather we so loved the Rebecca family we were neighbors on Kennedy Rd for over 30 years. Went to James and Heathers wedding Her daddy Joe was so proud that she found happiness in James. She dearly loved her two boys posting many wonderful memories of them growing up. I will always cherish our memories of her growing up and my hubby Chuck's nickname for her was rug rat with all her curly hair he loved teasing her, sadly I lost him this past August. All my love and prayers to James and the boys and the Rebecca family. May you rest in peace Heather♡♡

 

Kelly Filippi

Jun 30, 2020

Our hearts and prayers are with your family during this time. Heather willalways hold a special place in my heart. As Ty's mom, a great listener and a sweet friend. May memories comfort you. May God grant you peace.

 

Julie Thomas

Jul 2, 2020

Heather will be greatly missed by students and staff at Ridgeview Middle School. She is one of the kindest, most generous human beings I have ever known. She always put others before her- helping students, supporting coworkers, providing comfort to those around her, encouraging hope and support. She will be greatly missed but her spirit will provide comfort to those she left behind. She always spoke about her loving family and son. I hope they find comfort in knowing she positively influenced everyone she encountered. It has been a privilege and honor to have known Heather.