Barbara E. Shooer
November 3, 2022

Visitation Information

November 7 2022 - 10:00 am
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, (Shadyside) Pittsburgh 15232

Funeral Information

November 7 2022 - 11:00 am
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, (Shadyside) Pittsburgh 15232

BARBARA E. SHOOER: On November 3, 2022; Beloved mother of Linda Shooer and Robert Shooer. Sister of the late Philip Goldstein. Barbara is also survived by her niece, Karen Austin, great-niece Jenn Maron, and great-nephew Sean Austin. Barbara  was born in Hoboken, NJ, and moved to New York in the 1930s. She went to Queens College where she graduated with a Masters Degree in Speech Therapy. She worked as a speech therapist for 49 years in the Plainview New York School District. Barbara had a deep love and appreciation for art, sculpture, music, opera, and fine fashion. Barbara loved writing poetry and short stories. She had a short story published in, "Signatures 2016," a book of poetry and prose. Barbara loved photography and traveling the world, but her greatest love was her family, to whom she was deeply devoted. She will be dearly missed. Services at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Monday, November 7, 2022 at 11:00 AM. Visitation one hour prior to services (10 am - 11 am). Interment will be PRIVATE. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Barbara's memory may be made to Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, Cyert Hall, 5000 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 or to the Jewish Community Center, 5738 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217.