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Frank Kohler
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  • Our Lady of Grace Church
    310 Kane Blvd.
    Pittsburgh, PA 15243

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“I am so sorry for your loss, and am keeping the family in my prayers. ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Holly Koenig - Pittsburgh, PA

“We send our sympathy and prayers for all of the family.Amy & Mark Dunning ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“You are all in my heart and prayers. ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Laura Wood - Chantilly, VA

“Paul and family,I am very sorry to read about your father. All of you have my deepest sympathies. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Denny Scalese - Pittsburgh, PA

“Hugs and prayers to you and your family, Carole. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Robin Verigood

“We extend our condolences to the family. I have known Frank since St. Augustine Elementary School and the Boy Scouts, and in recent years Frank kept...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Bill and Naomi King - Meadville, PA

“Extending my deepest sympathies to all of the children and grandchildren of Frank, especially my friends Carole, Janet and Donna. ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Gina Luisi - Bethel Park, PA

“Carole,I am so sorry for your loss. He is in a much better place now. After reading his obituary, he lead a full and wonderful life. I am sure he...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Pamela Henson - Atlanta, GA

“My thoughts and prayers to your entire family. I was fortunate to see Frank at Sami's wedding and remember him in such good spirits. You all have my...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Dorothy Novak - Greensburg, PA

“You have my deepest sympathy. I remember Frank at a much younger age. We grew up on the same street and were at the same family get-togethers. ...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Mary Jo Dono - Pittsburgh, PA

“To the Lloyd Family, know that your dad, grandpap and father-in-law was a good and happy man. He loved all of you so much. Please know that all of...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Charlie Deer - HARMONY, PA

“I'm was blessed to have worked for your father a couple of times. In that short time he left a beautiful impression on my heart. I have a lot of...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Georgia Metsger - Morgan, PA

“I'm was blessed to have worked for your father a couple of times. In that short time he left a beautiful impression on my heart. I have a lot of...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Georgia Metsger - Morgan, PA

Of Upper St. Clair, beloved husband of the late Dorothy "Dottie" Kohler; son of the late Frank and Mary Kohler of Lawrenceville; brother of the late Robert J. Kohler (Dorothy); and dear father of Frances A. Tucker (Jerry), Maribeth K. McCarl (Jim), Carole K. Al-Qaisi (Maad), Dr. Paul F. Kohler (Donna), Janet S. Lloyd (Mike) and the late Michael F. Kohler; grandfather of Paul and Jay Tucker, Matt (Michelle), Kelly (Scott) and Kevin McCarl, Sami Al-Qaisi (Rachael), Riley, Lacey and Donovan Kohler, Colleen (Keith), Jennifer, Emily and Melissa Lloyd. He was a graduate of Central Catholic High School (1947) and the University of Pittsburgh (1952) with a BSCE. He was a registered professional engineer and surveyor in Pennsylvania. He served as an officer LT., S.G. in the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service (1955-1957). In his lifetime he worked for Gimbel Brothers, City of Pittsburgh Health Department, Allegheny Ludlum Steel Company, the Pennsylvania State University, and 33 years with the Pennsylvania American Water Company, ending his working career as Division Manager of their S.W. Division. He was also Resident General Manager of the Washington-East Washington PA Joint Authority (1972-1989). In 1994, he received the George Warren Fuller Award from the American Waterworks Association for his outstanding work as a professional in the waterworks industry. He was active with the Boy Scout Troops 228 and 834 serving as committeeman and merit badge counselor. He was past president of the former University Catholic Club and past chairman of the Pennsylvania Section of the American Waterworks Association. He enjoyed spending time at Deer Valley YMCA Camp and Conneaut Lake with family and friends. He was a wonderful role model, teacher and family man.