Lisa's Story

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Lisa D. Shrock, 57, Topeka, went home to be with the Lord, surrounded by her family, on Saturday, May 6.
She was born on April 19, 1960 in Goshen to Harold and Norma Jean (Voight) Weldy.
On August 22, 1987 in Emma, she married LaMar L. Shrock, he survives.
Survivors in addition to her husband are daughter, Andrea (Courtney) Miller, Shipshewana; son, Austin Shrock, Topeka; father, Harold of Goshen; stepmother, Arla of Sarasota, Florida; two brothers, Scott Weldy, Goshen and Todd (Heidi) Weldy, Elkhart; and sister, Dianna Weldy, Goshen.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Norma Jean Weldy.
Lisa thoroughly enjoyed living in the Topeka/Shipshewana/Emma area. She enjoyed vacations with the kids and later in life when she and LaMar were able to go together. Her pastimes included reading, cooking, baking, listening to classic rock, and flower gardening. She was an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bulls. She enjoyed meeting people and getting to know them.
She was a server at the Blue Gate Restaurant for 15 years, a job which she treasured. Since her kidney transplant in 2010, she had worked part time at Yoder's Department Store.
She immensely enjoyed babysitting Courtney and Andrea's foster children the last six months.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Monday, May 8, and 1 to 5 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 9 at Emma Mennonite Church, 1900 S. 600 West, Topeka.
A celebration of life service will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 10, also at the church. Services will be conducted by Pastor Gene Hartman.
Burial will be in Shore Cemetery, Shipshewana. Memorials may be given to Department of Child Services-LaGrange.
Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneralhome.com.
Published on May 7, 2017
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