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Ian R. Frankel
  • National Alliance of Mental Illness of Southwestern PA.
    105 Braunlich Dr., Suite 200
    Pittsburgh, PA 15237

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“Josie,Please accept our deepest sympathy. We only found out about Ian's passing today. We are so sorry for your loss. Ian was such a kind and...Read More »
1 of 34 | Posted by: Marty & Joanie Loeb - Pittsburgh, PA

“I am saddened to hear of Ian passing. We were on the same crew with the City of Pittsburgh Paramedics many years ago. Later we were neighbors and Ian...Read More »
2 of 34 | Posted by: A friend

“We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. ”
3 of 34 | Posted by: Lance & Sue Ann Hulack

“I am so sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy to you ”
4 of 34 | Posted by: Patty Neice - Pittsburgh, PA

“To the family my deepest condolences on Ian's passing. When I needed help he was one of the Medics to get me the help I needed thanks Ian ”
5 of 34 | Posted by: Col. Luke Pasternak USMC Ret. - PA

“Josie we are so truly sorry for your loss of Ian. We will miss seeing him walking the dogs and stopping to chat.Our thoughts and prayers are with you...Read More »
6 of 34 | Posted by: Charmaine and Bill Miklancie - PA

“Josie, I'm so sorry for you loss. ”
7 of 34 | Posted by: Tom Lloyd - Avalon, PA

“Josie- I couldn't believe it when I herd about Ian. I know we didn't leave it on the best of terms, but my heart goes out to you, Chris and Adam at...Read More »
8 of 34 | Posted by: Liz Trimble - Calabash, NC

“Dear Billy and family,I am so sorry to hear this news about Ian. I will always have the fondest memories of Ian from our days in White Plains (great...Read More »
9 of 34 | Posted by: Don Brown - CT - Friend

“Josie, our warmest best wishes on the passing of Ian. He was a wonderful person and public servant. I regret not seeing the two of you more often. ...Read More »
10 of 34 | Posted by: Larry and Ariel Hulack - NYC, NY

“Our families grew up together in White Plains, New York. Our fathers were partners in business, The Village Pharmacy. Fred, Ian's father, died too...Read More »
11 of 34 | Posted by: Alan Kessler - Lakewood Ranch, FL

“Dear Frankel family and friends...You have my deepest sympathies and prayers! Ian and I used to work together as Pgh EMS Paramedics for years. Ian...Read More »
12 of 34 | Posted by: Michelle Kinder - Pittsburgh, PA

“Josie and family-I am so sorry for your loss. ”
13 of 34 | Posted by: A friend

“Josie, Our very deepest sympathy on hearing of Ian's passing. Such a nice guy we met through bowling and an obvious humanitarian in his service to...Read More »
14 of 34 | Posted by: Lynn & Dan Nizan - Pittsburgh, PA

“I am so very sorry for your family's tragic loss. Wishing you comfort in each others' love and my deepest sympathy. He did so much to help people --...Read More »
15 of 34 | Posted by: K.C. McCrory-Wise - Pittsburgh

“Josie,Prayers for you and your family. Please let me know if you need anything. ”
16 of 34 | Posted by: Becky Kemmerer - Dormont, PA

“Ian, you were a beautiful little boy and a very kind man with a beautiful heart. Rest in peace, knowing that you are remembered by so many friends...Read More »
17 of 34 | Posted by: Lynn Bettinger - Fort Lee, NJ

“My deepest sympathy to billy, Josie and family. The Frankel family was always so helpful and supportive to me as a very young and inexperienced camp...Read More »
18 of 34 | Posted by: foon - key biscaynevw6, FL

“Its been a long time since I saw Ian, but that does not diminish my regard for him. ”
19 of 34 | Posted by: stephen feinstein - providence, RI

“I am so very sorry to hear of Ian's passing. Our prayers and thoughts are with your family. ”
20 of 34 | Posted by: Tom Gugliuzza - Pittsburgh, PA

“Billy - So sorry i wasn't available when you called yesterday. My deepest sympathy to you, yours, and Ian's families. I hadn't seen Ian in many...Read More »
21 of 34 | Posted by: Donald Kellman - Spokane, WA

“Warm memories of good times at Camp Samoset. ”
22 of 34 | Posted by: Mitch Reiter - Honesdale, PA

“WE HAVE MANY GOOD MEMORIES OF IAN WHEN WE LIVED IN PITTSBURGH. SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. ”
23 of 34 | Posted by: BILL AND LINDA SCHEIBLE - AZ

“Sympathy & kindest regards to the Frankel family & friends wherever they may be. God bless 1 & all. Take care. ”
24 of 34 | Posted by: Ray Allen - Lock Haven, PA

“Josie,YOu have my deepest sympathy. If you need anything at all please call the offices. We all love you and want to help anyway we can. ”
25 of 34 | Posted by: Susan Kukulka (GPOB) - PA

“Sympathies and condolences to the Frankel family and Pittsburgh EMS family. Prayers for all of you during this difficult time. ”
26 of 34 | Posted by: Ken Obusek - White Oak, PA

“With my deepest sympathy Josie for your loss. ”
27 of 34 | Posted by: Peggy A Melani - Pittsburgh, PA

“MY HEARTFELT SYMPATHY AND PRAYERS TO JOSIE AND HER FAMILY. IT IS VERY SAD, WE WILL MISS IAN. ”
28 of 34 | Posted by: BARBARA HAHN - PITTSBURGH, PA

“MY HEART FELT SYMPATHY AND PRAYERS TO JOSIE AND HER FAMILY. IT IS VERY SAD, WE WILL MISS IAN. ”
29 of 34 | Posted by: BARBARA HAHN - PITTSBURGH, PA

“Ian, you were a great guy who would always stop by and say hello whenever I was cutting my grass. My prayers go out to you and your family. ”
30 of 34 | Posted by: John Suhr - Pittsburgh, PA

“Ian you will be missed sadly and remembered fondly by many. Rest in peace and Godspeed my friend. ”
31 of 34 | Posted by: Johnathan Matteo - Pittsburgh, PA

“My heart goes out to Ian's family and friends. I've never met a more kinder and sweet person like him. It was an honor to know him. May he rest in...Read More »
32 of 34 | Posted by: Timothy Caligiuri - Pittsburgh, PA

“Josie and family - Bill and I am deeply sorry for you loss. So many thought have crossed our minds but we want you to know that Ian was our friend...Read More »
33 of 34 | Posted by: Kim and Bill Stuart - Pittsburgh, PA

“Deepest sympathy to Josie & the family on your loss.Hearing this news yesterday was heartbreaking. I remember the last time I was home, when we all...Read More »
34 of 34 | Posted by: charlene evans - seminole, FL


Age 64, of Overbrook, unexpectedly on Sunday, November 15, 2015. Beloved husband of Josie Frankel; loving father of Christina (Dan) Furlong and Adam Frankel; grandfather of Nicholas, Matthew and Grace; brother of Bill (Kim) Frankel. Mr. Frankel was a paramedic for the City of Pittsburgh retiring after 38 years of service. He was part of the River Rescue Team, Hazmat Team, Critical Incident Team, as well as serving on the Pension Board for the City of Pittsburgh. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday Only. EMS Memorial Service on Thursday evening at 7 p.m. at BRUSCO - NAPIER FUNERAL SERVICE, LTD., 2201 Bensonia Ave., Pgh., PA 15216. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to National Alliance of Mental Illness of Southwestern Pennsylvania, 105 Braunlich Dr., Suite 200, Pgh., PA 15237.