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FOLEY, Allen M.
Allen M. Foley of Old Saybrook died on February 19, 2013. He was born on Aug. 25, 1930 in Hartford and grew up in the South End. He enlisted in the Army in 1947. In 1951 he became a steamfitter and was a proud member of the Steamfitters Local 218. Allen had a lifelong passion for golf. He began playing as a boy in Goodwin Park, and had been a member at Rockledge C.C., Clinton C.C., Black Hall C.C., and Fenwick C.C.. In addition, he was a lifetime Elks Club member and was active at the Westbrook Elks Club. Allen was preceded in death by his devoted wife of 55 years, Leona F. Foley; and his two brothers, Bertrand Foley and Daniel Foley; he leaves behind his five grateful children and their spouses, Martin Foley, Kathleen Foley Marshall, Kevin and Mary Foley, Thomas and Regina Foley, and Aileen and James Foley-Troy; and five loving grandchildren, Jason, Matthew, and Gabriel Simoni, and Timothy and Maeve Foley.
A funeral mass will be held at St. John's Catholic Church in Old Saybrook on Saturday, February 23 at 10am. The burial will be Monday, February 25th at 11am at Mount St. Benedict Cemetery in Bloomfield. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Assoc, 2075 Silas Deane Hwy, Suilte 100, Rocky Hill, CT 06067 or online at alz.org/ct. For online tributes and condolences, please visit www.swanfuneralhomeoldsaybrook.com. Swan Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.

Published in The Hartford Courant on Feb. 22, 2013
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