Trudy Lynn Knapp, 52, of 60 Boulevard Ave., Celoron, died unexpectedly Wednesday April 11, 2012 in her home.
She was born Dec. 8, 1959 in Salamanca, N.Y., the daughter of the Rev. Roscoe A. Knapp and the late Lillian Snow Knapp.
Trudy was a graduate of Panama High School and for over five years was employed at the Resource Center. Trudy was a hard worker who loved her job and was always there to help others. She especially loved animals and leaves behind her four dogs, Zander, Romeo, Kashi and Tinkerbell, along with her two cats, Sophia and Tabatha. Trudy was a loving mother and grandmother who will be missed dearly by her many family and friends.
Trudy Lynn Knapp
Surviving besides her father of Warren, Pa., are two daughters, Nicole Lanphere and Chelsey Knapp; three grandchildren, Ellijah Boerst, Caleb Lanphere Zachary Lanphere, all of Jamestown; five siblings, Jim Knapp of Wellsville, N.Y., Bruce Knapp of N.C., Debra Knapp of Lakewood, N.Y., Randy Knapp of St. Cloud, Fla., and Dave Knapp of N.C.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by a son, Justin Lee Knapp.
The funeral service were held at 3 p.m., Sunday, April 15 in the Lind Funeral Home. Friends called from 1 to 3 p.m., Sunday in the funeral home. Burial was be in the Bear Lake Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Chautauqua County Humane Society, 2825 Strunk Road, Jamestown, N.Y. 14701. You may light a candle in remembrance of Trudy at www.lindfuneralhome.com.