|Death: ||Sep., 1961|
CSHS Class of 1963
CAUSE OF DEATH:
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning. Sally was found dead by her stepfather, Ernest Wise, in a car adjoining their home in Palos Park. An autopsy revealed carbon monoxide poisoning as the cause of death. Police found no notes and/or letters to indicate the girl intended to commit suicide. Sally's step-father also said there was no indication of violence. To date, Sally's death was ruled accidental.
Sally Anne Hanks; dearest daughter of Ernest and Edith Wise, nee Kanak; dear sister of Michael and Donna. Funeral from Schmaedeke Funeral Home, 107th street and Harlem avenue, Worth, Ill. Tuesday, Sept. 19, 9:30 a.m. to St. Michael's Church, Orland Park. Mass 10 a.m. Interment notice later.
09-17-1961 Chicago Tribune – "Hanks"
09-17-1961 Chicago Tribune – "Girl, 16, Dies in Palos Park of Car Fumes"
SALLY ANNE HANKS
1944 - 1961
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
Plot: Section 31, Block 8, Lot 30, Grave 3
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Record added: Mar 07, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18295120
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