Joeanne Monroe

February 16, 2023

Joeanne Monroe (nee Chmelik), 78, of Naperville, IL, at rest February 14, 2023. Born September 7, 1944 in Gary, Indiana to Joseph and Ann Helen Chmelik. Beloved wife of Jeffrey; loving sister of Beverly (George) Gauss, Joyce (William) Byan, Joseph (Mari) Chmelik, James “Larry” (Janet) Chmelik and Jerome Chmelik; fond aunt of several nieces and nephews. Joeanne enjoyed reading, movies, musicals and plays. She was extremely generous and volunteered at Loaves and Fishes in Naperville. Interment private.  Memorial Mass Saturday April 29, 2023 at 10 A.M. at  St. Mary of Gostyn Church 445 Prairie Ave., Downers Grove. Info 630-852-8000 or