Barbara Jones – Monticello, formerly of Hopkinton

Barbara Jones age 56, of Monticello, formerly of Hopkinton, died Thursday, December 24, 2020 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids from complications of Covid 19.

Visitation will be held from 4 until 7, Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at the Goettsch Funeral Home, Monticello where private family services will be held on Wednesday.  Interment will be in the Hopkinton Cemetery.   Mask’s must be worn and fitted properly over the nose and mouth at all times to enter the funeral home.  Social distancing standards need to be strictly observed.   By visiting Goettschonline.com you may share your thoughts, memories and condolences with Barb’s family and find the details of the Face Book Live Steaming of the service.

Surviving is her husband Bob, 3 children, Golden Gladden, Lyle (Kathryn) Jones, Jeremy (Tammy) Fletcher, 8 grandsons, 4 siblings, Pat McDill, Rose (Darrell) Hanson, Tom McDill and Joe Michaels.  She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Edith.

Barbara Jean McDill was born September 15, 1964 at Edgewood, Iowa.  She was the daughter of Leon and Ida Patrick, McDill.  Barb attended school in Manchester and Dubuque and later studied Culinary Arts at Kirkwood.  Barb married Robert Jones on November 14, 1987 at Hopkinton, Iowa.  She was employed at Hardee’s Restaurants in Dubuque, Dyersville and Monticello.   She also worked at the Monticello Senior Home and Menards in Marion.  Barb often attended the Farmers Market in Hiawatha where she sold her baked goods especially her monster cookies.  She and Bob loved to raise roses and had many unusual colors and varieties.

 

 

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