Calling Hours:
Tuesday, September 6, 2022, 10:00-11:00am
Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA

Funeral Service:
Tuesday, September 6, 2022, 11:00am
Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville, PA
Rev. Ken Saul, officiating

Burial will be in Delaware Cemetery

Shirley M. Sapala, age 85, of Beil Hill Rd., Delaware Twp., Greenville, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, August 31, 2022 in her residence.

She was born in Greenville on December 13, 1936 to Steve R. and Mary A. (Bates) Crosby. Shirley was a 1954 graduate of Fredonia-Delaware High School. She was a Homemaker and enjoyed playing bingo and working on crossword puzzles.

On October 30, 1956 she married John Sapala, Jr., he passed away on March 10, 1975. She then married Michael “Mike” Sapala on May 8, 1978, he passed away on July 23, 2019. Shirley is survived by a daughter, Rose M. Brettell and her companion Dean Sherbondy of Greenville, a son, Timothy J. Sapala of Greenville, two grandchildren, Derek Chess and Amanda Chess and her husband Francis Huynh and two great-grandchildren, Brody Huynh and Chloe Huynh. She was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands and a brother, Richard L. Crosby.



  1. Jim Loper Jim Loper
    September 2, 2022    

    My condolences,so sorry. Always enjoyed seeing Shirley when she came to do her weekly shopping at Giant Eagle,always so pleasant.

  2. David Lineman David Lineman
    September 2, 2022    

    My condolences. Shirley was like a second mother to me. I never tired of her calling me “Dave the rave”! No one could make cherry Kool-Aid, or Christmas cookies like her. She will certainly be missed.

  3. Janet and Chuck Janet and Chuck
    September 3, 2022    

    We are so very sorry for your loss. Aunt Shirley was always a sweetheart, always smiling and kind to everyone. Prayers to the family during this sad time.

  4. Suzanne Styduhar Suzanne Styduhar
    September 13, 2022    

    I am so very sorry for your loss. Aunt Shirley’s smile and laugh will be missed by many. My thoughts are with you all. Xoxo

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