Edward Foley

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Edward “Ed” Patrick Foley, 79, of Caseyville, IL, born January 1, 1944, in East St. Louis, IL, died Sunday, March 5, 2023, at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, O’Fallon, IL.

Ed retired from Local 90 after 52 years as a cement mason.  He served in the United States Navy from 1962-1966.  Ed was an avid Cardinal baseball and Blues hockey fan, but most of all his biggest joy was his family.

Edward was preceded in death by his parents, Jerry and Kathleen, nee Clifford, Foley; three sisters, Honora Foley, Joanne (Tom) Murphy, and Kitty Kinkle; and three brothers, Daniel, Jerry, and Johnny Foley.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Sharon, nee Siebecker, Foley, whom he married on December 24, 1973; four sons, Randy (Christi) Cook, Jason (Jill) Foley,        Sean Foley, and Shannon (Dana) Foley; eight grandchildren; and one brother-in-law, Tom Kinkle.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.

Visitation: Friends may visit from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 12, 2023, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville IL.

Funeral:  Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, March 13, 2023, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, with Deacon Corby Valentine officiating.

Burial with military honors will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO.



10 Comments on Edward Foley

Dennis shevlin said : Guest Report Jun 13, 2023 at 6:16 PM

My sympathy to the entire family.eddie was one of a kind and good guy.

  • Belleville
  • Il
Mike Dunn said : Guest Report Mar 18, 2023 at 12:00 PM

We are sorry for your loss and wish you and your family the best.

  • Cahokia
  • IL
Tim and Angel(Siebecker) and family said : Guest Report Mar 13, 2023 at 10:57 AM

Our deepest sympathy to all your families. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love you all.

  • Belleville
  • IL
Andre S Spencer said : Guest Report Mar 12, 2023 at 4:11 PM

Dear Sharon and Foley Family I am so sorry for your loss. The sorrow will pass but the memories will last forever. Think of all the good memories. May God give you peace and strength. You have my condolences. Rev.21:3,4

  • Belleville
  • IL
Heather Barnhart said : Guest Report Mar 11, 2023 at 12:49 AM

To Shannon and Sean, Anthony and I are sending heartfelt condolences, I only got to get to know your father at the union BBQ! I am very greatful to have had the chance to meet a kind, funny man!

  • Cahokia
  • IL
Maxine Karcher Ferris said : Guest Report Mar 09, 2023 at 6:01 PM

Saddened once again as another Foley family member ends his time here on earth. May he have God's speed on his journey to heaven. We were classmated at St. Philip's Grade School in first and second grade. May he rest in pease and rise in glory.

  • Collinsville
  • IL
6185410012 said : Guest Report Mar 08, 2023 at 7:08 AM

My deepest condolences, stay strong!

  • Swansea
  • Il
Angelo Milanos Family said : Guest Report Mar 07, 2023 at 7:05 PM

So sorry for your loss. Eddy was such a good person. Our hearts and prayers go out to all of your family RIP Eddy

  • Hillsboro
  • Illinois
Brian Villhard said : Guest Report Mar 07, 2023 at 4:07 PM

To Sharon and the entire Foley family , I wish to express my sincere and heartfelt condolences for the loss of your husband and father . I've known Eddie for more than 40 years as a fellow cement mason .I got to know him best when we worked and road together to the lock and dam in Alton . Thank you friend for making those 12 hour shifts , 7 days a week , so enjoyable . You made me and everyone around you laugh and smile .You will be truly missed . I hope when you get to heaven , that you see Rich and Marshall , and a friendly poker game starts up, just like in the old days .Save me a seat . Rest easy old friend . Brian Villhard

  • O'Fallon
  • Illinois
Craig brethauer said : Guest Report Mar 07, 2023 at 4:04 PM

Dear old friend. Worked together many times. My condolences to the family

  • Belleville
  • Il

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