Former long-time Dysart resident, Gladys Mae Monroe, age 93, passed away May 28, 2011, at Poplar Living Center in Casper, Wyo. Cremation has taken place at Newcomer Funeral Home and Crematory. Gladys had been living in Casper, WY, since 2004 to be near her daughter and son-in-law. Gladys was born in Van Horne, on March 7, 1918, to John and Hilda Bruger. She married Calvin Monroe on December 23, 1939, and he preceded her in death in July of 1999. From 1976 till 2004, Gladys resided in Springfield, MO. Gladys was a former member of Zion Lutheran Church in Dysart and a member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Springfield. Gladys is survived by her daughter, Judy Parker and husband Stephen of Casper, Wyo., and her son, Duane "Ike" Monroe and wife Deb of Phoenix, Ariz., along with nieces and nephews.