Wyoming County Examiner April 13, 2010
Amy Lynn (Miller) Zapolski (1981-2010)
Amy Lynn Zapolski, 29, of RR# 5 Box 28, Montrose (Fairdale), passed away unexpectedly at the Endless Mountains Health Systems, in Montrose, on Thursday evening, April 1, 2010. Amy was born in Tunkhannock, on Jan. 11, 1981, the daughter of Roger L. Miller Sr. of Centermoreland, and Cindy L. Shiffer and George Shiffer Sr. of Meshoppen. Growing up near Meshoppen, she attended the Elk Lake High School. Spending all of her time with and near her children, they where her brightest joys. She loved to listen to music, especially The Eagles, and enjoyed her collection of butterflies. Besides her parents, she is survived by her husband of three and a half years, Robert S. Zapolski of Fairdale; her children: Bobby Zapolski, 3, and Jesse Zapolski, 1 and 1/2, both of Fairdale, Kayla Jones, 13, David Sharer, 10, both of Laceyville, Melonie Rookstool, 6, of Montrose, and Heather Renee' Zapolski, and Barbie Zapolski, both of South Montrose; and two grandchildren, McKinna Taylor, and Tori Anna Taylor, both of South Montrose. She is also survived by a sister, Ariel Shiffer of Meshoppen; and two brothers, Roger L. and Tammy Lynn Miller Jr. of Tunkhannock, and George Shiffer Jr. of Meshoppen; and many nieces and nephews. Also surviving is her paternal grandfather George Miller Sr, of Centermoreland; maternal grandfather, Robert Goble Sr. of Tunkhannock; and a step-grandmother Irene Shiffer of Tunkhannock; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins. She was preceded in death by a son, Brandon Sharer, who passed away on Sept. 9, 2001; and a sister, Mandy Lynn Noble, who passed away on Aug. 22, 1986. Funeral services were held on Tuesday afternoon, April 6, at the Sheldon Funeral Home, Main St., Meshoppen, with Pastor Lori Robinson, cousin of Amy's, officiating. Interment in the Bolles Cemetery, Fairdale. Those wishing are urged to contribute to a fund being set up for the caring of Amy's children, at Peoples National Bank, Meshoppen, PA 18630.