Gerald-Foley-Obituary

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Gerald Patrick Foley

Villa Park, Illinois

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DIED
July 2, 2020
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Villa Park, Illinois

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Steuerle Funeral Home - Villa Park Obituary

Gerald P. Foley, age 80, of Glen Ellyn, Illinois (formerly of Villa Park, Illinois), passed away on July 2, 2020. Gerald is the loving father of Karen, Elaine (Thomas) Maher, and Kevin; cherished grandfather of Emily and Lauren;  former husband of Cecelia Foley nee Bellendir; dear brother of James, Patrick and Kathleen (Luis) Burgos, and uncle of many.  He is preceded in death by his parents, James and Catherine Foley.  


Gerry graduated from DePaul University with a degree in mathematics.  He served as a lieutenant in the US Army during the Vietnam War and was awarded three Bronze Star Medals and the Purple Heart Medal.   


Memorial visitation on Saturday, July 25, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. until time of memorial service 1:00 P.M. at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Avenue, Villa Park, IL. Private interment Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Hillside, IL.  


In lieu of flowers, memorials to Operation Support Our Troops - America appreciated.  https://www.osotamerica.org/.  


There is a 50 person limit at one time in the building, a mask is required and please practice social distancing. For additional information you may call Steuerle Funeral home at 630-832-4161.

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We will miss Gerry's big smile when we can once again visit Maple Glen inside. My thoughts are with you, Kevin, and your family during this sad time. Peggy and Roger

May God bless your family.

It was an honor to partner in Mr. Foley's care. He will be greatly missed.
With Love and Condolences,
The Team at Maple Glen

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.