Wilma “Jo” Josephine Shanks, age 93 of Salem

Wilma “Jo” Josephine Shanks, age 93 of Salem


Wilma “Jo” Josephine Shanks, age 93 of Salem, passed away Saturday, March 13, 2021, at 3:12 am, in Salem Crossing Salem.

Born August 8, 1927, in Wauseon, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late
William Joseph and Laura Elizabeth (Mattin) Cooper.

She was a homemaker and a retired employee of Sears.

On June 12, 1957, she married William Kenneth Shanks, who survives.

Also, surviving are:

Daughter: Julie Kathleen Malone of Salem, Indiana
Daughter: Laura Jeanne Hawks of Michigan City, Indiana
Son: Stephen Clarke Shanks of Portland, Oregon
Son: Philip Cooper Shanks of Pleasanton, California.
1 granddaughter: Hope Shanks

Arrangements by Dawalt Funeral Home

Memorial Contributions to: Washington County Humane Society / Salem
Animal Shelter 204 Joseph Street Salem, Indiana 47167 www.hswcin.org