News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 17, 2013

Josephine Bohinc Wile Mahan


SHELBURN — Josephine Bohinc Wile Mahan, 88, of Shelburn, passed away in Sullivan County Community Hospital at 2:10 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013. She was born June 12, 1924, in Clinton, to Rudolph and Agnus Roshel Bohinc.

Survivors include a son, Don Wile (Elaine) of Linton; a sister, Agnus “Babe” Bonomo; and grandchildren, Greg Wile and Kristen Goodman, both of Linton.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald Wile in 1965; and husband, Ancil “Hank” Mahan in 2003.

Jo was an active member of the Shelburn American Legion Auxiliary, a licensed cosmetologist and owner-operator of the IGA Store in Shelburn.

Visitation will be on Jan. 18, 2013, in Holmes Memorial Chapel from 10 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m., with the Rev. Kenneth Coffman officiating. Interment will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery in Clinton.