Steven Lee Shanks, 75, of Carmel, Ind., passed away on December 9, 2022. He was born December 31, 1946 in Frankfort, Ind. to William Carl & Opal Lucille (Younger) Shanks. He married Sandra Zetterberg on November 7, 1971 and she survives.
Steve was a 1965 graduate of Frankfort High School. He worked for Mohawk Hills Golf Club as a PGA Golf Professional for 35 years, retiring in October, 2014. He was a member of the National Guard from 1965-1971. Steve enjoyed woodworking, fishing, and golfing. He loved spending time with his family, especially his eight granddaughters.
Visitation and Services
A private service will be held. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, Steve asked for donations to be made to: Gifts of Grace Adoption Support Center, 656 N. 36th St., Lafayette, IN 47905.
Wife: Sandra Shanks of Carmel, Ind., 2 Daughters: Jefra Bounds of Westfield, Ind. and Carlee (Femi) Dawodu of Battle Ground, Ind., Sister: Jill Evans of W. Lafayette, Ind., 8 Grandchildren: Catherine Dawodu, Debjani Dawodu, Kinleigh Bounds, Keziah Dawodu, Elizabeth Dawodu, Eden Dawodu, Jubilee Dawodu and Aliyah Dawodu.
his parents and a brother, Roger Shanks in 1978.