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John G. Foley

February 21, 1945 - November 4, 2014

John G. Foley, 69, of Springfield, died at 5:25 pm, Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at his home.  He was born February 21, 1945 in Springfield, to John M. and Lou Mangold Foley.

He is survived by his daughter, Pam Richardson of Springfield; two grandchildren, Lexey Richardson and Madeline St. Aubin; mother, Lou Foley Grise of Springfield; companion, Nancy Neal of Springfield; aunt and uncle, Helen and Walter Bennett of Springfield and his canine companion, Keegan.

He was preceded in death by his father, grandparents; several aunts and uncles and his canine companion, Bridgette.

John attended Knox Presbyterian Church.  He was an avid hunter and fisherman.  He enjoyed working in his yard and watching his favorite TV show, Judge Judy.  He was a member of South Fork Sportsman’s Club.

He had worked at Allis Chalmers, Pillsbury Mills, Horace Mann Insurance Company and SIU in Maintenance.

Memorial Service:  1 pm, Friday, November 7, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Kathy Swaar, CRE officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or the Animal Protective League.

Service Information

Date: Friday, November 7, 2014

Time: 01:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield


1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map

Memorial Information

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital


262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN, 38105

1 (901) 595-3300 Map

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or Animal Protective League

Animal Protective League


1001 Taintor Rd, Springfield, IL, 62702

(217) 544-7387 Map

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