Lois M. Shanklin
Lois M. Shanklin, 92, Waupaca, formerly of Scandinavia, died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at Bethany Home in Waupaca.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at Peace Lutheran Church in Amherst, with the Rev. Dwight Anderson officiating. Interment will be in the Lower Amherst Cemetery in the town of Amherst in Portage County.
Visitation will be at the church from 9 a.m. Saturday until the service.
The Jungers-Holly Funeral Home in Amherst assisted with
arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.hollyfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Shanklin was born April 21, 1924, in the town of Hull
in Marathon County, a daughter of the late Henry and Birdie (Dickinson) Wiese.
She was married to Bert Shanklin Dec. 28, 1945, in the town
of Edgar in Marathon County.
She was a member of Peace Lutheran Church in Amherst.
Survivors include her husband, Bert Shanklin, Waupaca; four
children, Diane Grasee, Two Rivers, Keith Shanklin, Weyauwega, Gary Shanklin,
Fremont, and Michael (Janet) Shanklin, Redgranite; two brothers, James Wiese,
Sheridan, Ill., and David (Lois) Wiese, Appleton; one sister, Carol Mattei,
Lake Delton; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one sister, Nina Wiese;
and two brothers, Lynn Wiese and Wayne Wiese.