February 23, 1933 – July 2, 2019
Fogel, Josephine M., surrounded by family, on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, of Baldwin, formerly of Brookline.
Beloved wife of the late John Fogel; beautiful mother of Kathleen Besterman, JoAnn Flory, Ronald and Maria Fogel, Michael Fogel, and the late John Fogel, Jr.; proud grandmother of Bill, Daniel, Jeffrey Besterman, Craig Aguglia, Brad Fogel, Adrianna, Jamie Flory, Amanda Mainolfi, Anna Fogel, Michael Jr., Andrew and Samuel Fogel; great-grandmother of seven; sister of Mary Purcell and the late Francis Ciraula and the late Madeline Siebert. Josie was a Eucharistic Minister and Christian Mother for St. Gabriel Church. She touched the hearts of all of us. She will be remembered for her grace, kindness and her smile to everyone she met, and her love will shine through her family. Friends will be received at the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood 15227 on Friday, July 5, 2019 from 2-6 p.m. Funeral prayer on Saturday morning at 9:15. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Gabriel of the Sorrowful Virgin Church at 10:00 a.m. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Josie’s name can be made to Passionist Nuns, 2715 Churchview Avenue, #1, Pittsburgh, PA 15227.