Justine (Schamberg) Handshue, age 70, of Elizabeth passed away on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at home. She was a member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Pleasant Hills. She was a member of the Bloodhound Club in Elizabeth and loved spending time with her animals. She was a music lover, loved playing cards with her family, and spending time with her grandchildren.
Born September 21, 1948 in Pittsburgh, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Dolores (Snyder) Schamberg. She is survived by her husband of 20 years, Kurt Handshue; beloved mother of Michael (Helen) Osella of Canonsburg and Melanie (Chris) Casella of Cecil Twp.; beloved grandmother of Murray and Clara Osella and Nicholas and Kristyn Casella; brother, Arthur Schamberg of Baldwin; sister, Sherry Kotz of Bethel Park; father-in-law, Edward Handshue of Jefferson Hills; beloved dog, Milo; also, nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the Paul E. Bekavac Funeral Home, 221 North Second Avenue, Elizabeth on Saturday, August 24, 2019 from 2 PM until the time of funeral service at 7 PM with Pastor Allyn K. Itterly officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Riverside Veterinary Hospital, 512 South Second Avenue, Elizabeth, PA 15037. Offer condolences at www.bekavacfuneralhome.com.
Originally published August 22, 2019.