Arthur Ellery Rhoades, 82, McLouth, died at his home and was found July 13, 2012.
He was born Jan. 3, 1930, in Richhill, Mo., the son of Charles Edwin and Ruth Marian McIlrath Rhodes. He was a 1948 graduate of Shawnee Mission Rural High School and then attended Donnelly College in Kansas City for one year.
He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He worked as a general laborer, doing odd jobs in the communities.
Survivors include one brother, Roger Rhoades, Shawnee.
Cremation is planned with memorial services to be announced at a later date. Inurnment will be at the Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Kansas City, Mo.
Barnett Family Funeral Home, Oskaloosa, is assisting with arrangements.
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