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Wayne Shanklin

Wayne A. Shanklin, 89 of Peoria died at 6:15 AM Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Manor Court, Peoria.

Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Monday, July 18, 2016 at Antioch Christian Church, Toluca with Rev. Dr. Robert Idell officiating. Burial with military rites will follow in St. John’s Cemetery, Toluca. Visitation will be from 3:00 to 5:00 PM Sunday at Antioch Christian Church, Toluca. Memorials may be made to Antioch Christian Church.

Calvert – Johnson & Froelich Memorial Home, Toluca is in charge of arrangements.

Wayne was born July 23, 1926 in Toluca, the son of Walter A. and Elsie J. Holz Shanklin.

He is survived by a sister, Doris Jean Hull of Fresno, CA; four brothers, Ken Shanklin of San Antonio, TX, Bob Shanklin of Toluca, Roger Shanklin of Lexington and Jim Shanklin of Peoria; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister and two brothers.

Wayne was a member of Antioch Christian Church, Toluca and was a lifelong farmer in the Toluca area. He was an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict.