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FOELS, JAMES E.
FOELS - James E. Age 88 of North Tonawanda and formerly of the City of Tonawanda, December 10, 2015. Husband of 66 years of Elizabeth "Libby" (nee Bohlen) Foels; father of John (Patricia) Foels and Thomas (Patricia) Foels; grandfather of Jeff (Melissa), Chris, Josh and Sarah (Brian) Foels; great-grandfather of Lilian, Evan, Sam and Luciana and was the brother of the late Mary Schmitt. There will be no prior visitation. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service on Saturday, December 19th at 11 AM in St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 61 Payne Ave. (corner of Tremont St.) in North Tonawanda. A private entombment will be in St. Mark's Episcopal Church Columbarium. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Legion Band of Tonawandas' Post 264. A 1944 graduate of Tonawanda High School, he was a US Marine Corps veteran serving in the Pacific Theater during World War II. James owned and operated Foels Brother's, Inc., in Tonawanda for more than 50 years. He was an active member of St. Mark's Episcopal Church and a Life Member of Tonawandas' Post 264 American Legion, Conrad Kania Detachment Marine Corps. League and Niagara Hose Voluneteer Fire Co. #3. Arrangements by JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., Tonawanda, NY.