Michael Joseph Shampton, loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother passed away peacefully with family by his side in Riverton on February 16, 2021, age 72.
Michael was born May 19, 1948, in Salt Lake City, Utah to Joseph George Shampton and Doris Ileen Dunn. He served a mission to Canada for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served in the Utah National Guard. He married his high school sweetheart on September 8, 1969, in the Salt Lake Temple. His favorite places to be were with his family in Disneyland or at home. He was an example of quiet strength and faithfulness. He had a strong testimony and loved serving in his church callings.
Michael is survived by his wife Marianne, his sons John (Shauna), Matt, Mark, his daughters Michelle (Troy), Julie (Bryan), 15 grandchildren, 1 great-grandson, sisters Carol (Bob), and Janice (Leo).
Funeral services will be Monday, February 22, 2021, at 11:00 am at their church, 5246 West Gossamer Way, Riverton, Utah 84096. A viewing will be held at 10:00 am preceding the funeral. If attending, please wear a mask. Internment at the Riverton City Cemetery, 1540 West 13200 South, Riverton, Utah 84065.