Obit: Shanks, Hattie May #2 (1873 - 1959)

 

Contact: Dolores Mohr Kenyon

Email: dolores@wiclarkcountyhistory.org

 

Surnames: Shanks, Campbell, Andrews, Schneider, Nulton

 

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) August 27, 1959

 

Shanks, Hattie May (25 August 1873 - 23 August 1959)

 

Mrs. Albert Shanks, 85, lifelong resident of Greenwood, died Sunday at 11:45 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Marshfield, of pneumonia.  She underwent eye surgery there and had been a patient since August 13.

 

Funeral services are scheduled for this (Thursday) afternoon from the Grace Methodist Church.  The Rev. Ethel Nulton will officiate.  Burial will be made in the Greenwood Cemetery.

 

Mrs. Shanks, nee Hattie May Andrews, daughter of Steven and Harriett (Campbell) Andrews, was born August 25, 1873, in Greenwood.  She was married to Albert Shanks April 26, 1899.

 

In 1949 they observed their golden wedding anniversary.  Mr. Shanks, a former mayor of Greenwood, died July 3, 1949.

 

Mrs. Shanks is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Mildred Schneider of Enid, Okla.; a brother, William Andrews of Owen; and five grandchildren.

 

 


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