Monroe Sheckler

May 25, 1957 ~ September 25, 2019 (age 62)


Monroe Sheckler, 62, of Myrtle Beach, SC, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Beaufort, SC to the late Herman and Florence Sheckler of Pekin, Il. He moved to Myrtle Beach with his wife Dodie in 2017 after retiring from Evonik Chemical where he worked as a chemical operator for 35 years.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his son Ben Sheckler and his brother Fred Sheckler.

Left to cherish Monroe’s memory are his loving wife of 39 years Dodie Sheckler; 4 sons Tim Sheckler of Myrtle Beach, Steve Sheckler and his wife Amanda of Myrtle Beach, Michael Sheckler and his wife Ida of Pekin, Il., Ted Sheckler of Myrtle Beach (twin of Ben Sheckler); and cherished best friend and granddaughter Scarlette Sheckler of Myrtle Beach; Brother Phillip Sheckler and wife Carol of Oceanside, CA; Sisters Annette Sheckler of Arlington, VA and Ilana Thomas and husband Jeff of Myrtle Beach; numerous nieces and nephews.

A private celebration of life will be held by the family at a later time.

The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution be made to American Cancer Society at or to the National Kidney Foundation at

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