Jim Shanks

Shanks- On Wednesday March 29, 2023. James “Shanksy” William Shanks, age 58 years of Froomefield passed away suddenly at home. He was the loving son of the late Bonnie (nee Fleckie) (2009) and Robert “Bob” Shanks (2022). He was also predeceased by his cherished Shih Tzu’s, Cassie and Charlie. Jim is survived by; his wife, Penny Shanks; his daughter, Natasha Adams; his granddaughters, Alyce Adams-Phoenix, Grace and Taisa Sanders; his brother, Tim Shanks; his sister, Lori Shanks-Beveridge; his father-in-law, Ken Lucas (the late Brenda) (2020); brother-in-law, Jim (Woo) Lucas and nephew, James Lucas. He will be missed by; his special cousin, Susie; his dear friend, Heather Prudom (Pete Cote) and his extended family and many friends. Jim was a long haul truck driver for many years and was a member of the Teamsters Local #230. He will be fondly remembered as a dedicated Toronto Maple Leafs Fan and a lover of music. Friends will be received at the Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna on Tuesday April 4, 2023 from 5-7 p.m. Cremation has taken place and no formal funeral service is planned at this time. In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia or to the Inn of the good Shepherd. Messages and condolences may be left online @ www.knightfuneralhome.ca  Knight 519-862-2845

Visitation Information

Tuesday April 4, 2023 from 5-7 p.m.


St. Joseph's Hospice, Sarnia Inn of the Good Shepherd

Funeral Date

There will be no formal funeral service at this time.

20 thoughts on “Jim Shanks”

  1. Lori Shanks-Beveridge &Boys. Tim Shanks

    Thank Mel. I appreciate you and your kind soul. Jim always liked you.❣️

  2. Jack & Laurie Ryan

    So sorry to hear of Jim’s passing. Jack and I have many great memories of how hard Jim could make everyone (including us) laugh. Condolences to Penny, Natasha, Tim, Lori & all the family.

  3. Bruce Cloutier

    We had a lot of fun back in the day but a lot more laughs. Condolences to Jim’s family and friends.

  4. Penny, Natasha, Tim, Lori and All the Lucas and Shanks Family
    My deepest, heartfelt sympathies go out to all of you.
    I have many years of memories of Jim and his quick witted humor.
    May fond warm memories of brighter days surround and comfort each of you during
    this most difficult time. Cherish these memories always.

  5. Bob tomagatick

    I just heard about Jim passing I work with Jim at lower motagami project in kapuskasing he was my Stewart. He was good man spent alote time with him he work in the moose cree first nation territory he.ll be miss .he loved working .gonna miss him .R.I.p buddy fly high

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