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Ingeborg “Ingrid” Rhoads


Ingeborg (Ingrid) Rhoads, 92, of Benson, AZ, formerly of Carlinville, passed away on Oct. 15, 2022 at Good Samaritan Society – Quibiri Mission in Benson, AZ.

She was born May 24, 1930, in Austria, the daughter of the late Carl and Maria Schmaranzer. She married the late Walter Rhoads in Vienna, Austria on April 11, 1953.

Ingrid owned and operated a beauty shop in Carlinville from 1956 to 1982.

She and Walter owned businesses in Carlinville including a hardware store, health club and roller-skating rink.

She was manager of Altamira Apartments in Tucson, AZ from 1982 to 1994.

Ingrid was known for her artistic talents. She enjoyed painting landscapes and nature on canvas and on pottery for her family and friends.

She is survived by her sister Chris (Stuart) Lercher of Benson, AZ; daughter, Kris (James) Liston of Benson, AZ; former daughter-in-law, Patty (Mark) Loveless of Carlinville; granddaughters, Jessica (Josh) McAnelly of Chatham, Kate Fischer of Chandler, AZ, Brianna (John) White of Carlinville and six great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter and her son, Karl.

A private memorial was held in Benson, AZ on Oct. 22, 2022.