Mrs. Margaret Ann (Farrell) Foley

  • Born: November 18, 1919
  • Died: February 16, 2019
  • Location: Stoneham, Massachusetts

Barile Funeral Home

482 Main Street
Stoneham, MA 02180

Tel. 781.438.2280

Tribute & Message From The Family

Margaret A. (Farrell) Foley, of Stoneham, passed away peacefully on Saturday Feb. 16th, 2019 with her family by her side. She was 99 years of age.

Margaret was a member of the Robin Hood Bowling League in Stoneham for many years. She also loved to play bingo. Most importantly she loved her family; they were first and foremost in her life.

Margaret is the beloved wife of the late George E. Foley. Devoted mother of Karen Foley, Paul Foley and his wife Margaret, David Foley and his wife Marlene, George Foley and his wife Darlene. Loving grandmother of 12 and great grandmother of 13. Dear sister of William Farrell. Predeceased by her siblings Mary Recinito, Ellen Croteau, John, James and Agnes Farrell and Alice Parker. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are kindly invited to gather and share memories with the family on Thursday Feb 21st in the Barile Family Funeral Home 482 Main St. (RT28) from 4 pm to 7 pm. Parking attendants and elevator available.

A Funeral Service Celebrating Margaret's Eternal Life will be held on Friday Feb 22nd at 10:30 am in the funeral home. Interment Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford.

In lieu of flowers please consider donations in memory of Margaret to Mystic Valley Elder Services 300 Commercial St. #19 Malden, MA 02148 or at


Condolence & Memory Journal


My deepest condolences to Karen, Paul, David, George and all of the Foley family on the loss of Margaret. Margaret was one of the friendliest and nicest individuals I ever met and I know she will be missed by many. I was glad to hear that she was able to stay in her home to the end, a tribute to the excellent care she received from her family. Goodbye Margaret and thank you for all the great memories. Ed

Posted by Ed Hill - Kansas City, KS - Family   February 21, 2019

George I am so very sorry for the loss of your Mother. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. May your Mother Rest in Peace.

Posted by Karen Dionne    February 19, 2019

Mrs. Foley was a lovely woman. A friend to all. I have many fond memories of her and Mr. Foley. May she rest in peace. My condolences to Dave and George and all the Foley's. She will be greatly missed.

Posted by Paul Savelo - Gulf Breeze, FL - Family Friend   February 18, 2019

So sorry to hear this news. I have fond memories of my neighbor and her friendship with my mother and our family. She is a very special lady and we will all miss her.

Posted by Doug and Mary Ellen Holmes - Hood River, OR - Family Friend   February 18, 2019