John Thomas Foley, Jr.

John Thomas Foley, Jr, age 65, dedicated fleet manager for the Evanston Vehicle Maintenance Facility (VMF), Postal Service employee with 49 years of service; beloved husband of Cathy, nee Rotella; loving father of Katrina, Krista and Lisa (Anthony) McManus; devoted Pa of Tony, Amber, Matthew, Brenden and Tyler; dear sister of the late Paula and brother-in-law of Louis, Carmella, Joseph, Cathy, Roger and Paulette; cherished son of the late Marie and the late John T. Foley, Sr.; fond uncle, great-uncle and cousin of many. John had a towing business for nearly 20 years and loved to work on cars in his spare time. He was best known for his quick wit and to the point personality. He will be missed by all who knew him. Visitation Monday, October 12, 2015, 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Gibbons Funeral Home, 134 South York Road, (½ mile North of Saint Charles Road), Elmhurst. Friends and family will meet for a Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 11:00 a.m. at Saint Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, 1223 West Holtz, Addison. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in honor or John Foley to the Marjorie Weinberg Cancer/Gottlieb Hospital at 715 West North Avenue, Melrose Park, IL 60160. For funeral information please call 630-832-0018 or

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2 comments on “John Thomas Foley, Jr.
  1. Paulette says:

    My sympathies to Cath and family on the loss of John. He was a good man and will be missed by many.

  2. tom and peggy sullivan says:

    Our thoughts and prayers go out youbu Cathy and your family we are thinking of you and are so sorry for your loose

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