Cover photo for Bonita "Bonnie" Shanks's Obituary
Bonita "Bonnie" Shanks Profile Photo
1936 Bonita 2022

Bonita "Bonnie" Shanks

September 19, 1936 — May 23, 2022

Moulton, Tx

Bonita "Bonnie" Shanks, 85, beloved Mother, Sister, Grandmother, and Great-grandmother, was called to her eternal resting place on May 23, 2022. She entered this world on September 19, 1936 in Jackson, MN, born to Swen and Kathleen Peterson.

Bonnie was preceded in death by her parents and husband; Monte Shanks.

Bonnie is survived by her sons Michael Shanks (Virginia); Timothy P. Shanks; Paul Shanks (Dawn); and Brian Shanks (Wendy); daughters Pat Zidek; and Cheri Guyn (James); Seventeen grandchildren; Eight great-grandchildren; brothers Julian Petersen; and Frank Petersen.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, November 25, 2022 at 10:00 AM at the St. James Catholic Cemetery in Gonzales. Tx.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Shanks family.

Smith Funeral Home - 404 West Bobkat Dr. - Moulton, Texas 77975 - Phone 361-596-4631

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Bonita "Bonnie" Shanks, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Friday, November 25, 2022

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

St. James Catholic Cemetery

1727 St Andrew St, Gonzales, TX 78629

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 18

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree