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Francis E. Foley

AMENIA — Francis Edward Foley, 95, a lifelong resident of Amenia, died July 19, 2018, at his home in Amenia. 

Mr. Foley was a pharmacist at the Pleasant Valley Pharmacy and later at the Harlem Valley Psychiatric Center, retiring in 1986. 

Born on Jan. 4, 1923, in Amenia, he was the son of the late Gertrude (Cotter) and Edward P. Foley. 

Mr. Foley proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps in the Pacific Theater during World War II. 

He was a graduate of Albany College of Pharmacy, Class of 1950. 

Mr. Foley loved baseball and golf. He was inducted into the Dutchess County Baseball Hall of Fame.

Mr. Foley was a member of the Amenia American Legion and VFW Post 5444; a 71-year member of the Amenia Fire Company; a member of the Knights of Columbus Amenia Chapter; and a parishioner of Immaculate Conception Church in Amenia.

Mr. Foley is survived by four nephews, Dale, Jeffrey, Timothy and Richard Foley; and a niece, Carrie Beth Foley. 

In addition to his parents, Mr. Foley was predeceased by three brothers, Raymond, Donald and Richard Foley; and a niece, Pamela Foley. 

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 25 at Immaculate Conception Church in Amenia, the Rev. R. Kent Wilson officiating. Burial followed at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Amenia. 

Memorial donations may be made to Immaculate Conception Church, 4 Lavelle Road, Amenia, NY 12501. 

To send the family an online condolence, go to www.hufcutfuneralhome.com.