Shirley Harris Lang
May 1, 2016

Visitation Information

May 3 2016 - 10:00 am
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

Funeral Information

May 3 2016 - 11:00 am
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

LANG, SHIRLEY HARRIS: Age 86, on Sunday, May 1, 2016; Beloved wife of the late Herman Lang. Loving mother of Roni Harris (Howard) Semins, Irwin Harris (Rose Gerson) and Jay (Gail) Harris. Sister of Robert S. Robins. Grandmother of William Semins (Hattie Fletcher), Eve Semins (Chancey) Hagerty, Michelle Jo Semins (Andy Hawk), Samantha Harris, Katelyn (Ansel) Barchowsky and Kyle Harris. Also survived by four great-grandchildren. Shirley was a founding member of Temple Emanuel of the South Hills. Services at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Tuesday at 11 AM. Visitation one hour prior to services (10 - 11 AM). Interment Mount Lebanon Cemetery. Contributions may be made payable to Rabbi Mark. J. Mahler's Discretionary Fund, 1250 Bower Hill Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15243.


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Hello Roni, Very upset to hear of your mother's death. I have very fond memories of your mother and the many good times we all spent together. Margot....Valerie's mother

By Margot Zabban - May 12, 2016

Dear Roni, Irwin , Jay and Family So Sorry for Your Loss of a Wonderful Mom And Dear Aunt . Your Cousin Randy

By Randy E Miller - May 03, 2016

I am so sorry not to be with you today to honor Shirley. Please know I am grieving with you and consoling myself by thinking of her kindness,generosity, and wisdom she showed me through out my life. I will miss her.

By Amy - May 03, 2016

Irwin, Roni & Jay, I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. Aunt Shirley always brought liveliness to a room. Whenever you were in a room with her, you always knew she was there. She gave us so many memories that will live with us forever. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. Linda (Lowy) Couto

By Linda Couto - May 03, 2016

Please know that Shirley will be missed. Her constant smile, her thoughtfulness to all, and her amazing energy, will always be remembered by the Lang Family.

By Lois Lowy and Roberta Barimo - May 03, 2016

Roni, Irwin, and Jay, I was saddened to hear of the loss of your mother. I have wonderful memories of the times that I was able to visit with her at the Sidwar reunions. May there be comfort in knowing that someone so special will never be forgotten.

By Margaret Salamanchuk Bourdette - May 03, 2016

Irwin, Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Richard & Barbara

By Richard&Barbara Van Duzer - May 02, 2016

Dad and I are very sorry for your loss! We have many wonderful memories of our trips,visits, family reunions & weddings. So many of us have treasured mementos and gifts from Shirley that always had a special meaning to our family. She will be missed by many!

By Roni,Irwin, and Jay and all your family - May 02, 2016

I am so sorry to hear of your, and our, loss. Shirley was smart in every sense of the word - intelligent, elegant and energetic. She lit up rooms and family gatherings, and the world is a bit dimmed without her.

By Jeffrey Lang - May 02, 2016

Roni, Irwin, and Jay-So very sorry to learn of your mother's passing. I will always remember the energetic, friendly, and welcoming mother, Shirley was to me back in the days. My husband and I send our condolences to you and the family.

By Valerie Zabban Shapiro - May 02, 2016

Roni, Irwin and Jay. I remember how sweet and loving your Mother was. She was a woman of strength and lively spirit. Her death is truly a loss. My heart felt condolences to you and your family.

By Tom Lang - May 02, 2016

Condolences to Shirley's family. I will miss Shirley very much. Love, Joyce

By Cousin Joyce Ziance - May 02, 2016

Irwin, Roni and Jay; Trudi joins me in sending our sincerest condolences to you and your family. We will be in touch on a more personal basis in the next few days.

By Bill and Trudi Adler - May 02, 2016

Irwin and family, I\'m sorry to hear about this. It\'s a hard time for you, I know. Janis Ramey

By Janis Ramey - May 02, 2016

Aunt Shirley was a wonderful, vivacious person. She always brought a smile to me and my siblings. We'll miss her. RIP

By Louis Lowy (son of Lois Lowy) - May 02, 2016