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Lisa M. Shamp 1952–2019 Owatonna—Lisa Mae Shamp, 67, of Owatonna, died Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at her home following a courageous fight against cancer. She was born May 19, 1952 in Owatonna, Minnesota the daughter of Lyle and Laura (Lee) Tuttle. She grew up in Medford where she attended school and graduated from high school in 1970. Following her schooling, she worked at Northwestern Bell in Owatonna as an operator. In 1971 she met the love of her life, William Shamp, and the couple married on December 8, 1973. Along with raising her three children, Lisa worked at Washington School in Owatonna. When her mother-in-law's health began to fail, she quit her job to care for her. Lisa enjoyed crafts making cards and calendars, crocheting doilies and afghans and making homemade Christmas decorations. She was also a computer whiz. Lisa was a member all her life at Trinity Lutheran Church in Medford where she was baptized, confirmed and married. She was also a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Owatonna. Most important to her, was her family. She loved her children and grandchildren. Every visit ended with a hug before saying goodbye. She is survived by her husband, William Shamp of Owatonna; children, Amy (Paul) Wiens and their children, Stella, Olivia, Emma, Nora all of Washington, IN, Randy Shamp and his children, Jayden, Jocee, Lilly all of Wichita, KS, and Cari Johnson and her children, Scarlett and Henrik all of Billings, MT and siblings, Louise Gregory of Jackson, Lyle "Butch" Tuttle of Medford and Lana Russell of Douglasville, PA. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lyle and Laura Tuttle and her son-in-law, Darrian Johnson. Visitation will be at Michaelson Funeral Home in Owatonna on Monday from 4:00-7:00 PM and at Trinity Lutheran Church, Medford on Tuesday from 9:30-10:30 AM. A Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 10:30 AM at Trinity Lutheran Church, Medford with The Reverend Mark Biebighauser officiating. Interment will be in Forest Hill Cemetery in Owatonna.

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