Barbara Ellen Rhodes
Barbara Ellen Rhodes, 70, of Mt. Lake Park, MD, passed away on Friday, April 7, 2017, at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, WV.
Born May 23, 1946, in Oakland, MD, she was the daughter of the late Robert “Beardy” and Arlene (McCroskey) Collins. She was also preceded death by her husband, Howard Edward Rhodes.
Barbara was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She loved her family and her little dog, Toby. Barbara worked as a cook for Oak-Mar Restaurant, Josie’s Family Restaurant and retired from Little Sandy’s Restaurant.
She is survived by a son, Howard Perry Rhodes and wife, Sheila, Mt. Lake Park; two daughters, Brenda Ellen Rhodes, and Rebecca Sue Kisner, Both of Deer Park; three grandchildren, Ashly Dawn Kisner, Aaron Scott Kisner and Amber Arlene Kisner; two brothers, Bobby Collins, Swanton, MD; Henry Collins, Deer Park, MD; two sisters, Jean Sisler, Oakland and Helen Mayfield, Accident, MD.
At Barbara’s request she will be cremated, a private memorial service will be held at a later date.
Newman Funeral Homes, 1100 Memorial Dr., Oakland is in charge of her arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may be directed to Hospice of Garrett Count, P.O. Box 271, Oakland, MD 21550.
Condolences may be sent to her family at www.newmanfuneralhomes.com.