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Joseph Duff Shuman

December 27, 1942 ~ March 4, 2017 (age 74)


died peacefully Saturday, March 4 at the age of 74. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Ann McMillan Shuman of Upper St. Clair; his son, David S. Shuman of Nashville, Tennessee; his daughter, Lauren S. Floyd (Tim) of Delray Beach, Florida; and his grandchildren Shane and Sadie Floyd. He is also survived by his sister, Margaret Cullen of Brooklyn, New York. Joe was born December 27, 1942 in Pittsburgh a son of Joseph Shuman and Anna Jane Phillips Shuman, he an editor and she a journalist for the Post-Gazette. Joe graduated from Shady Side Academy in 1960, Yale University in 1964, and Harvard Law School in 1967. He returned to Pittsburgh to practice law with the firm of Thorp, Reed & Armstrong, where he remained his entire career. Family and friends are invited to gather in the Parlor of Southminster Presbyterian Church, Mt. Lebanon Thursday morning from 10:30 until time of the Memorial Service in the Sanctuary at 12 Noon. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a memorial gift to Shady Side Academy, 423 Fox Chapel Road, Pittsburgh PA 15238; the Mt. Lebanon Historical Society, 794 Washington Road, Pittsburgh PA 15228; or Family Hospice and Palliative Care, 50 Moffett Street, Pittsburgh PA 15243. The family thanks St. Clair Hospital, UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, and UPMC Montefiore Hospital for their efforts and care.

Arrangements – Laughlin Memorial Chapel

laughlinfuneralhome.com


Charitable donations may be made to:

Family Hospice and Palliative Care
50 Moffett Street, Pittsburgh PA 15243

Shady Side Academy
423 Fox Chapel Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15238

Mt. Lebanon Historical Society
794 Washington Road, Pittsburgh PA 15228



 Service Information

Gathering of Family and Friends
Thursday
March 9, 2017

10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Southminster Presbyterian Church
799 Washington Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15228

Memorial Service
Thursday
March 9, 2017

12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Southminster Presbyterian Church
799 Washington Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15228


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