James “Jim” Byron Wilshire, 59 of Glenwood, Iowa – passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017

James “Jim” B. Wilshire, 59 of Glenwood, Iowa entered into rest on September 21, 2017 in Omaha, Nebraska.

Jim was born on May 27, 1958 in Council Bluffs, Iowa to Ray Carroll and Evelyn Billie (Hills) Wilshire.

Jim was united in marriage to his soulmate Ruth Ann Goodman on December 12, 1992 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Their marriage was blessed with their sons Beau James Wilshire and Justin Nuckolls. Jim loved his family and pampering his wife. They had many good times together in their pool, which Jim referred to as “The Village”. Jim was an avid Chiefs, Royals and Jayhawks fan. He had a passion for hunting, fishing and the great outdoors. He enjoyed his job as a large account sales manager for Greenleaf Nursery and was a talented landscaper. Memories of his dry humor and quick wit will always bring a smile to those who knew and loved him. Rest in peace Jimmy until we meet again!

Jim was preceded in passing by his father Ray. Survivors include his loving wife of nearly 25 years, Ruth Wilshire of Glenwood, Iowa; sons Beau James Wilshire of Shawnee, Kansas; Justin Nuckolls of Pacific Junction, Iowa; mother Evelyn Wilshire of Sioux City, Iowa; brother Ray Wilshire of Sioux City, Iowa; sister Carolyn (Tom) Keilty of Norfolk, Nebraska; niece Rachel Boetger; nephew Drey Bentjen; extended relatives and many friends.

Jim was a resident of Glenwood, Iowa at the time of passing. Celebration of Life Gathering will be held Sunday, September 24, 2017 4:00 PM until 6:00pm, at Kaufman Hall; Holy Rosary Church, 24116 Marian Ave. Glenwood, IA 51534.

Interment will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be directed to the family.