Joan Barnhart Obituary

Joan F. Barnhart
Joan Barnhart
Joan F. Barnhart

October 20, 1934 - June 28, 2010
Born in Bridgeport, CT
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Joan F. Myers Barnhart, 75, died on Monday, June 28, 2010 at Mercy Medical Center. Joan was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut on October 20, 1934 to Carleton and Mary Myers. After their death, she was raised by her aunt and uncle. Joan married James C. Barnhart in August 1958. They moved to Boise, Idaho, where they resided for 20 years, moving to Iowa in late 1978. Joan retired from The Iowa Department for the Blind. Joan enjoyed having visitors from her church, reading, crossword puzzles and embroidery.

Joan is survived by her daughter, Nancy (Craig) Phillips of Newton; her son, James W. Barnhart of Des Moines; brothers, Carleton "Corky" Glennon of Canterbury, Connecticut and Charles Myers of Fort Wayne, Indiana; three grandchildren, Tim (Amber) Phillips, Kendra Harlow and Joseph Phillips; six great grandchildren and several cousins and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jim; her parents, and her aunt and uncle, Francis and Elizabeth Oleynik.

Visitation will be from 6-8:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 30, 2010 at Iles Funeral Homes – Westover Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, July 1, 2010 at the funeral home. Burial will be at Glendale Cemetery. Memorials may be made to College Avenue Christian Church 4440 College Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Wednesday, June 30, 2010
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cemetery
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Thursday, July 1, 2010
1:00 PM
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Thursday, July 1, 2010
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College Avenue Christian Church
4440 College Avenue
Des Moines, IA