Ernestine I. Forrest, 65, of St. Joseph, passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at her home. She was born Oct. 6, 1956, in Phoenix, Arizona, daughter of Lydia and Raymond VanVolkenburg. She graduated from high school in San Bernardino, California.

Ernestine was a loving housewife. She enjoyed going thrift shopping and attending, garage sales and watching movies. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors include, husband, Marty Forrest of the home; children, Billy Rhoades of Oklahoma, David Rhoades of St. Joseph, and Anita Forrest of St. Joseph.

Mrs. Forrest has been cremated under the care of Rupp Funeral Home.

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

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