Bethenny Frankel

Bethenny Frankel Breaks Her Silence on the Death of Her Ex-Boyfriend

“Real Housewives of New York” star Bethenny Frankel is speaking out about the sudden passing of her on-again/off-again boyfriend, Dennis Shields.

Frankel took to Instagram on Monday morning to share a photo of Shields laying beside her dog, Cookie, who passed away last year.

“Rest in Peace my sweet babies who gave me endless unconditional love. #nowandforever,” she captioned the photo.

Frankel attended Shields’ funeral service earlier on Monday in Long Island.

Bethenny Franke's boyfriend Dennis Shields
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As The Blast previously reported, 51-year-old Shields died last Friday inside his apartment at Trump Tower in New York City. He suffered an apparent overdose and his death is currently being investigated by the medical examiner.

Days before he died, Shields recorded a podcast and spoke about the trials and tribulations of dating Frankel.