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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Johnston, Beverly Joanne (Stein)




JOHNSTON, BEVERLY JOANNE (STEIN) December 7, 1927 - December 24, 2020 Age 93, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, December 24, 2020, surrounded by her family. Preceded in death by her beloved husband of 65 years, Arthur, her parents Kathryn (Rieder) and Stephen B. Stein, and her sister Sondra Williams. Beverly was the loving mother of Bruce Johnston (Charles Wessel) and Deborrah Johnston (David Kammenzind); grandmother of Laura (Joshua) Thompson and Caroline Tobin; great grandmother of Lily and Hunter Thompson; aunt of Jennifer Williams-Hartung and Linda Williams, and great aunt of Joseph Hartung. Beverly graduated from Chatham College and was a teacher at Colfax School, St. Edmund’s Academy and Winchester Thurston School. She was a woman of service, volunteering with the Sunday school and Altar Guild of the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer in Squirrel Hill and with the Penn Hills Library, Stephen Ministries and the Children's Institute of Pittsburgh. Beverly is remembered for her kind spirit, love of family, generosity, and passion for reading and lifelong learning. Services and interment will be private for the family at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies. Memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 112 Washington Pl #1520, Pittsburgh, PA 15219 or Humane Animal Rescue, 6926 Hamilton Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15208. Arrangements were made by BURKET - TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC., Oakmont.