Marion Foli

Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Marion Foli

Marion O. Foli, 85, of Jackson, died Saturday, March 1, 2008, at his daughter's home in San Antonio.

He was born June 2, 1922, in Johnston City, Ill., the son of Guy and Mary Kousick Foli.

He and Imogene Jackson were married on Sept. 3, 1947, in Johnston City.

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Jackson. He was a 4th degree member of the Knights of Columbus. He was owner of Argo Package Liquor Store in Cape Girardeau and a member of the pastoral care staff at Southeast Missouri Hospital.

He is survived by his wife, Imogene Foli of Jackson; a son, Guy Foli and wife, Patricia, of Terlingua, Texas; a daughter, Gina Holzum and husband, Fred, of San Antonio; a sister, Violet Fletcher and husband Vergil of Collinsville, Ill.

He is also survived by six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 6, 2008, at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home, with parish prayers at 6:30 p.m.

Service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, March 7, 2008, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, with the Monsignor Ed Eftink officiating.

Burial will be at East Lawn Memorial Gardens, in Energy, Ill.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 106 Farrar Drive, Cape Girardeau, Mo., 63701.

Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.