David J. Foley

David J. Foley, age 85, of Stoneham (formerly of Woburn) passed away on June 3, 2022. David was born on February 3, 1937. He was one of ten children to the late Peter and Evelyn (Phinney) Foley. David was raised and educated in Woburn and graduated from Woburn High School. Former U.S. Marine, Korean War Era.                                             

David married Irene (Richards) Foley and raised 3 children together in Stoneham. He was the beloved father of his daughter Candice and two sons, Brian and Sean. He was the father-in-law to Joseph Donahoe, Beth Foley and Dianne Detrick. He was a loving grandfather to Christy, Emily, Ryan, Michael, Alex and Sean. He was the dear brother of the late Nancy Brooks and her late husband John, as well as the late Peter Foley and his wife Pat, the late Claire McLaughlin and her late husband Bernie, the late Paul Foley and his wife Pauline, Marcia Doherty and her husband Paul, Jack Foley and his wife Karen, Tom Foley and his wife Linda, Charles Foley, and Dan Foley. He leaves many nieces and nephews.

Donations in David’s memory may be made to Care Dimensions Hospice, 75 Sylvan Street, Suite B-102, Danvers, MA 01923 or online at www.caredimensions.org 


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  1. Darlene Lockhart on June 6, 2022 at 7:24 pm

    Deepest condolences, sympathy and prayers for the family. Rest In Peace
    So very sorry

  2. Michael mclaughlin on June 7, 2022 at 12:15 pm

    Rest in peace ❤️ Uncle David!

  3. The Falcone Family on June 8, 2022 at 9:33 am

    Deepest condolences, sympathy and prayers for your family. Rest In Peace Former Marine Brother We have your watch now

  4. Rose Rowton on June 9, 2022 at 10:16 am

    My sincere condolences. Dave was such a nice man. I’m hoping he is with Bob in Heaven!

  5. Linda Hassett on June 10, 2022 at 5:34 am

    I’m so sorry for your loss Candy- sending love & prayers❤️🙏🏻

  6. Elaine Leahy on August 18, 2022 at 4:52 pm

    My sympathy, Irene. Thinking of you and hope to see you soon.

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