Welcome to the memorial page for

James G Foley

May 13, 1966 ~ August 12, 2017 (age 51)

James "Jim" Gerard Foley, of Scituate, passed away after a brief illness on August 12, 2017. Jim was the beloved husband of Hannah (Chapin) Foley, and devoted father to Cameron, Holden and Grace. Jim was the son of Anne (Golden) and the late Vincent Foley of Braintree. He was the dear son-in-law of Margaret (Crowley) Chapin of Cohasset and adored nephew of Flora "Kate" Crowley.  Jim also leaves his cherished siblings Elizabeth, Ellen, Julianne, Mark, Maria, Luke, Cathy, Ed, and Chris, and many nieces, nephews, and friends. Jim was predeceased by his brother-in-law, Jesse Chapin.


Jim attended Braintree High School (’84) and Boston College. Jim enjoyed nothing more than spending time with his family, especially during their visits to Nantucket each summer.  Jim was not only a passionate Boston Bruins fan, but devoted 35 years of his life to the Bruins organization, who valued his work immensely. Jim was loved and will be missed by everyone who knew him.


Friends and Family are invited to celebrate Jim’s Life on Friday, August 18, 2017 from 4-8 pm in the St. Anthony Parish Center, 10 Summer Street, Cohasset. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10 am in St. Anthony Church, Cohasset. In lieu of flowers, donations to honor Jim may be made to the James G. Foley Memorial Fund, c/o Pilgrim Bank, 800 Chief Justice Cushing Hwy., Cohasset, MA. 02025. 

 Service Information

August 18, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Mass of Christian Burial
August 19, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Anthony
10 Summer St.
Cohasset, Massachusetts 02025

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