• SHIPE MARJORIE Age 92, of ...

SHIPE
MARJORIE
Age 92, of Penn Hills,
passed away on Tuesday,
November 27, 2018. Beloved
wife of the late William P.
Shipe; loving stepmother of
Elizabeth Mae Forest AKA
Marilyn Shipe Cole, Jeffrey P.
Shipe, Gregory P. Shipe and
wife, Kathleen, and the late
William R. Shipe and surviving
wife, Eugenia Shipe; step-
grandmother of seven and
step-great-grandmother of
seven; sister of Mary Lou
Burtell and the late Richard
Firsching. Marjorie was a
member of St. Joseph Catholic
Church in Verona. She obtained a
Bachelor of Science degree
from Seton Hill College,
Greensburg, where she was an
Assistant Professor in the Art
Department from 1965-1968.
She later obtained a Master's
Degree of Education from the
University of Pittsburgh.
Marjorie was very active in the
Pittsburgh art community,
where she was a member of
the Associated Artists of
Pittsburgh, serving on the
board of directors and
exhibiting her works in one
person and group shows.
Friends and relatives will be
received on Friday, November
30, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at the
BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL
HOME CREMATION &
ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC.
421 Allegheny Ave., Oakmont.
Additional visitation will be
held on Saturday, December 1,
2018 from 9 a.m. until time of
parting prayers at 9:30 a.m.
followed by Mass of Christian
Burial at 10 a.m. St. Joseph
Catholic Church, Verona.
Memorial contributions may
be made in her name to
Doctors Without Borders, 30
Rector St., 16th Floor, New
York, NY 10006
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PostedNovember 29, 2018