Foley, Barbara J. 1952-2019

Barbara Jo Foley, 66, of St. Joseph, formerly of Des Moines, Iowa, passed away Saturday July 6, 2019 at Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph.

She was born August 5, 1952 in Des Moines, Iowa, daughter of Arlene & Earl Rhoades.

She enjoyed crafts, specifically Macrame, reading her bible and spending time with her family.

Barbara was preceded in death by: her mother, Arlene Rhoades; brother, James Rhoades; sister, Sue Rhoades.

She is survived by: father, Earl Rhoades, of Des Moines; children, Robert (Penny) Kenoyer of Des Moines, Billie (Darrell) Howell of Cameron, Missouri, and Nikkia (Jake) Shipman, of St. Joseph; brother, Keith Rhoades, of Des Moines; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two nieces.

She will be cremated under the care of the Rupp Funeral Home.

An Inurnment will take place at a later date at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Polk, County, Iowa.

Memorials are requested to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Online condolences and obituary at As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.