Myra (Lanson) Zeman
May 25, 2022

Visitation Information

May 27 2022 - 10:00 am
Friends may meet at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, (Shadyside) Pittsburgh15232

Funeral Information

May 27 2022 - 11:00 am
Beth Shalom Cemetery, 1501 Anderson Road, (Shaler Township) Pittsburgh, PA 15209

MYRA (LANSON) ZEMAN: On Wednesday, May 25, 2022. In their 50th year of marriage, beloved wife of Allan H. Zeman. Cherished mother of Jessica Zeman and Melissa (Greg) Wachsman, Sister of the late Sybil (late Mervin) Berkman. Grammy of Lily and Joshua Wachsman, Allie and Emily Ross. Aunt of Ellen and John. Myra was a pharmacist for 35 years. She was a tutor for the Literacy Council. She volunteered at the Pittsburgh Community Food Bank. She was active in Hadassah and the cause for Soviet Jewry. She loved to travel and was appreciative of the Fine Arts. She had an outgoing personality that brought out the best in people. Despite her diagnosis of MS, she never lost her zest for life and inspired people to never give up. Friends may meet at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Friday at 10 AM and then proceed to Beth Shalom Cemetery for 11 AM Graveside Services. Contributions may be made to Young Peoples Synagogue, 6404 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 or Multiple Sclerosis Society, or Animal Friends, 562 Camp Horne Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15237. 


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Dear Al, I want express my sympathy on the passing of your beloved wife, Myra!

By Richard M. Gordon - May 27, 2022

So sorry for your loss. While it has been years since we have seen each other, I have fond memories of our younger days. Myra was always upbeat with a beautiful smile and a zest for life. Fondly, Toby (Berkman) Bresky

By Toby Bresky - May 26, 2022

Myra—- have been friends with you for 53 years and so-have our children. Remember I called your mom at 2 in the morning frantic —- where are the girls. They were sitting outside talking Times were good for us. My husband Harold e joyed talking with you — two pharmacists over pills. And so you leave us. My condolences to your husband a dear sweet man—my sympathy to your children who have lost such a wonderful mother and so it ends a friendship. Rest In Piece my friend. You will be missed to your hussorry friend. Rest in piece

By Lois m sherry - May 25, 2022

Allen, My neighbor on Wightman St and childhood friend. Bicycle riding all summer and picnics. A bright and terrific gal. May she Rest in Peace. elaine berkowitz

By Elaine Berkowitz - May 25, 2022

Dear Allan, Jessica & Melissa, I’m so sorry to learn of the passing of your beloved Myra. I remember that my parents enjoyed visiting with you & Myra when they were in Pittsburgh to see Aunt Francis Dana. They admired Myra’s courage & enjoyed her good company. I hope the wonderful memories of your 50 yrs. together bring you comfort now & may her memory be for a blessing. Sincerely, Cousin Marsha

By Marsha Edelman Onufrak - May 25, 2022