John J. Foley

July 5, 1916 - Dec. 14, 2006

John J. PopsモハFoley joined his loving wife Lucille on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2006, at age 90. He was born July 5, 1916, in Big Bend, and lived there at the time of his death.

He was the devoted father of Gary D. (Karen) Foley, Carol (Dennis) OBrien and Daniel (Mary) Foley and loving pops of Michael (Caryl) Foley, Rebecca (Andrew) Carroll, Mark (Julieanna) Foley, Stephanie (Kevin) Race, Jeff (Mia) OBrien, Melissa Foley and Matthew Foley. He also is survived by his great-grandchildren, Jacob Carroll, Anna and Sam Foley, Olivia, Emily and Valerie Foley, Adrienne, Gillian and Braden Race and Finnian and Murphy OBrien.

Foley was a retiree of the Waukesha Motor Co. with more than 35 years of service.

Visitation is from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17, at Max A. Sass & Sons Funeral and Cremation Service, 1515 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee, and from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Monday, Dec. 18, at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, S89-W22970 Maple Ave., Big Bend. A funeral service will follow at 10:30 a.m. Please meet directly at the church Monday. Interment will be at Rural Home Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the church are appreciated.

Max A. Sass & Sons Funeral and Cremation Service is serving the family. For more information, call (414) 282-4050 or visit the online guestbook at