James J. Shinkle unexpectedly passed away on July 14,2021, with Debbie his wife of 37 years, daughter Bobbie and son Kyle along with his wife Michelle, by his side. Jim was preceded in death by his father, Larry Lee Shinkle Sr and his brother Larry L.Shinkle Jr and many other extended family members.
Jim leaves behind Debbie, Bobbie, Kyle (Michelle) Shinkle, brothers Edward (Sandra), John (Gail), Thomas (Kathy), Brian (Dawn), sister Kathleen (Patrick) Harper and his mother Catherine E Shinkle nee Keers. Jim also leaves behind many Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Nieces, nephews and friends, especially his dear friend Jim Wendt. And beloved dog Emmy.
Jim worked in trucking most of his life and shared a career in Real Estate Sales with Debbie. Jim had a laugh and a smile that were contagious, he always tried to joke and make light of every situation. He loved the outdoors and family camping trips. Jim’s love of cooking will be greatly missed by many.
We will always love you Jim, one day meeting again. On the wings of Angels safely home.
In lieu of flowers please donate to the Appleton Humane Society in Jim’s name.