July 22, 1940—April 21, 2019
Deanna Marie Lamping passed away April 21 from cancer. Deanna was born July 22, 1940, in Sprague, WA, to Julian James Jensen and Vivian Edna Jensen (Isdell). She grew up in Kelso, WA, and graduated from Kelso High School in 1958. She enrolled at Bernard’s Beauty School in Longview and received her Beauty Operator’s license in 1959. Soon after completing her course, she moved to Seattle to be closer to her mom and worked as a beautician at The Bon Marche. She married John Lamping in 1962. They moved to Longview, where both Robert and Gary were born. A few years later, she moved back to Seattle where she lived for nearly all her years.
Deanna is survived by sons Robert (Enna), Gary (Emie); grandchildren Danielle, Mateo, Anthony, and Karl; sister Judy Metcalf; brothers Joe Jensen, Norman Jensen, and Steve Jensen; many nephews, nieces, cousins and friends. Preceded in death by her sister Shirley Nordskog; brothers Jim Jensen, and Julian Jensen, all whom she loved very much.
She was laid to rest next to her mother Vivian, at Lakeview Cemetery in Seattle on April 29, 2019. No additional services are planned at this time.
Arrangements entrusted to Emmick Family Funeral Home. To share fond memories of Deanna with her family & friends, please visit her online memorial at: www.emmickfunerals.com