Age 84, of Scott Twp., on Wednesday, July 11, 2012. Beloved wife of William Salem and the late Nicholas Simon; dear mother of John and Anne and Mark Simon; loving grandmother of Laura and Christine Simon; sister of Wilda (Ned) Abraham; stepmother of Michael and Amy Salem, Mark and Pat Salem, and Susan and Gary Williams; also three step-grandchildren; and one step-great-grandchild. Preceded in death by her parents, brothers and sisters. Miriam was a very active member with St. George Orthodox Cathedral. She was involved with the church council, choir, and many other areas. Friends received Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at WILLIAM SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE, 1650 Greentree Rd., Scott Twp. Funeral service Saturday 11 a.m. in St. George Orthodox Cathedral, 3400 Dawson Ave., Pittsburgh, 15213. Triasagon Service Friday 8 p.m. If desired, memorial donations to St. George Orthodox Cathedral.