Edyth V. ("Eke") Byroad
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Sunday, June 14, 2009
Location: 8:50 p.m., at the Whispering Pines Nursing Home in Monticello, Indiana
 
 
Age: 88
Date of Birth: Monday, December 20, 1920
Birth place:
 
 
Father: Henry Lawson  
Mother: Dade Hamm  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Returned to the Monticello, Indiana, area in 1991.
Funeral Date: Wednesday, June 17, 2009
Funeral Location: 11:30 a.m., Celebration of Life Service at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Rev. Charles Blakey of the St. James Lutheran Church of Reynolds, Indiana.
Burial will take place: I.O.O.F. Riverview Cemetery in rural Monticello, Indiana.
Visitation will be: 10:30 a.m., until the time of services at 11:30 a.m, Wednesday, June 17, 2009, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Edyth and her late husband Albert managed the Tropical Acres Mobile Home Park in Jensen Beach, Florida for twenty (20) years, returning to the Monticello, Indiana, area in 1991. She and her late husband opened their home in Florida to numerous people throughout the years. They were very kind and loving people. Edyth late husband Albert loved to square dance. Edyth also enjoyed sewing. She was a former member of the Jensen Beach United Methodist Church in Jensen Beach, Florida. She was a graduate of Reynolds High School in Reynolds, Indiana. Edyth was a member of the "Red Hats Society" at the nursing home.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: May be given to the Angel Care Hospice Program in Kokomo, Indiana. Envelopes will be available here at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: On August 11, 1940, in Wolcott, Indiana, she married Albert Byroad. He died January 29, 1995.
Survivors include:
Daughters,
Deanna (husband Don) Ruemler of Brookston, Indiana, and
Sharon Pence of Fort Wayne, Indiana;

Sister,
Evelyn Hines, and
Carolyn Lowring, both of Monticello, Indiana;

Brother,
Dick (wife Carolyn) Lawson of Camden, Indiana;

Four (4) Granddaughters,
Doreen (husband Tom) Watkins of Battle Ground, Indiana,
Sherrill (husband Steve) Hibler of Fort Wayne, Indiana,
Dana (husband Dave) Klapp of Monticello, Indiana, and
Sandra (husband Charles) Zumbrun of Newnan, Georgia;

Eight (8) Great Grandchildren;

One (1) Great Great Granddaughter, and
one on the way in September.
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Henry and Dade Lawson;

Brother,
William "Bill" Lawson;

Two (2) Grandchildren,
Sheri Lynn and Douglas Mansfield.
Arrangements by:
Miller-Roscka Funeral Home