Mary E. (Shank) Jones

Born: Sun., May 17, 1931
Died: Fri., Dec. 21, 2012


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Sat., Dec. 29, 2012
Location: Cleveland Rd. Location

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Sat., Dec. 29, 2012
Location: Cleveland Rd. Location

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Mary E. Jones

May 17, 1931 – December 21, 2012

Mary E. Jones, 81, of Osceola, passed away Friday, December 21, 2012, at Kindred Transitional Care & Rehabilitation. Mary was born May 17, 1931 in South Bend, to the late Carey and Margaret (Sippy) Shank. On August 27, 1947 in Tennessee, she married George Jones who preceded her in death. She is survived by her daughter, May Louise Zimmerman, of Wichita, Kansas, four grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren, nine great-great grandchildren, five sisters, Clara Webb, of Osceola, Betty Richards, of South Bend, Phyllis Northcutt, of South Bend, Patricia Promroy, of Rochester, IN and Cindy (Gary) Keyser, of Mishawaka, two brothers, Richard (Cynthia) Shank of Jacksonville, Florida, and Thomas Shank, of Jacksonville Arkansas. A Memorial services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 29, 2012, at Welsheimer Family Funeral Home, 17033 Cleveland Rd., with Rev. Edgar Erskin officiating. Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home. Cremation will be held at Welsheimer Crematory. In Mary’s memory, contributions may be made to Kindred Transitional Care & Rehabilitation, 52654 N. Ironwood Rd., South Bend, IN 46635. Family and friends may leave e-mail condolences at

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Tammy Sue
   Posted Thu December 27, 2012
Aunt Mary you was the life of the party every time we went 2 Grandmas house ;) You always put a smile on my face <3 ya put a good word in for me when you meet our maker
your niece
Tammy Sue

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