Francis A. Shumber, 81, of West Mifflin, died July 1, 2020. He is the son of the late Frank and Thedosia (Samatowicz) Shumber Jr. He is survived by his beloved wife Mary (Spallone) Shumber; son Michael (Darla) Shumber; daughter Carol (Tim) Armstrong; grandchildren Kyle and Hunter Shumber; sisters Theda "Dolly" (Joe Holland) Shumber and Elizabeth “BJ” (John) Martis; brother in law Carmen Spallone and Richard (Mary Margaret) Spallone; nephews Tom (Sue) Spallone, John (Shelli) Spallone, Mark (Holly) Spallone, and Brian Spallone; nieces Amanda (Nick) Eichenberg, Alex and Samantha Spallone and his special cat Tigger and dog King. He was preceded in death by his brother Edward Shumber and niece Christa Shumber.
Francis worked for 20 years as a Foreman for US Steel Duquesne Works and as a Dept. Manager for Builders Square and later retired from Lowes. He was a member of Holy Spirit Church in West Mifflin, where he was active in many activities, including the fish fry and bingo and served in the US Army. Visitations and funeral services will be private. Funeral arrangements by Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to either the Human Animal Rescue League, 6929 Hamilton Ave., Pittsburgh, Pa 15208 or Hillman Cancer Center
Originally published July 02, 2020.