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Celebrating the life of
James A. "Jim" Fogarty, Sr.
December 26, 1934 - November 17, 2017
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
912-352-7200
  • Mass of Christian Burial
  • 11:00am - Monday, November 20, 2017
  • Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church
  • 1003 East Victory Drive (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31405

  • 912-356-6980
  • Visitation
  • 5:00pm - Sunday, November 19, 2017
  • Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
  • 7200 Hodgson Memorial Drive (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31406

  • 912-352-7200
  • Interment
  • - Monday, November 20, 2017
  • Catholic Cemetery
  • 1720 Wheaton Street (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31404

  • 912-201-4075

So sorry to hear of Jim's passing. He was a sweetheart May God comfort you during this time.

Liz Whitley, Rincon,, Ga

To the Fogarty Family .. I am so sorry for the loss of your father...he was a wonderful and kind man...always laughing and smiling no matter where he was..heaven has gained another angel and your dad is at peace now. Keeping you in my heart and prayers during this most difficult time.. Love and hugs to all...Annette Cleary BSS c/o79

Annette Cleary, Savanah, GA

Deepest sympathy for you and your family. Through HIS tender love and divine understanding, May GOD grant you the comfort HE alone can give. Praying God will see you through this difficult time. Harry & Vickie Godbee

Harry and Vickie Godbee, Pooler, Ga

Georgia & Family, May God give you comfort during this time of sorrow. He will lift you up and sustain you with His love. Jim will be missed here, but Heaven will be joyous! Terry

Terry Robertson, Savannah, Ga.

GeorgiaAnn, my prayers and thoughts are with you and the family during this difficult time. He loveS & cherishES you and the family. Share the love & memories you made over the years and his love & memory will remain forever. Love you

Ann Harte, Savannah, GA

James Anthony Fogarty died Friday, November 17, 2017 at his home.

He was born in Savannah on December 26, 1934 to John J. and Helen L. Fogarty, both of whom have preceded him in death as has his brother, William L. Fogarty.

Jim was a graduate of Benedictine Military School and Belmont Abbey College. He pursued various career paths including Marine Surveying and insurance work. He retired earlier this year from DePue, Inc.

A lifelong parishioner of the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, he has in recent years worshipped at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church.

Surviving are his wife of 28 years, Georgia Register Fogarty; his brother, Jack Fogarty; children, Dina F. Vassil (Vince), James Fogarty, Jr. (Stacy), Brian Fogarty (Lisa), Stacey F. Freiwald (Aaron) and Kevin Fogarty (Allison); grandchildren, Andrew, Ryan, and Julia Vassil, Sean and Annabel Fogarty, Ian, Riordan, and Madeline Wexler, and Cairenn and Bridget Fogarty. Also surviving are his step-sons, David Lemley III, Matthew Lemley (Dana), and John Patrick Lemley (Julie), as well as their children, Jen, Isaac, Jakob, Isabella, Madelyn, Olivia, Max, and Lola Lemley. He was “Grandpa Jim” to all of them! Jim is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews and his former wife, Jerry Decker.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm on Sunday, at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am on Monday, November 20, 2017, at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, The Rev. Brett Brannen, Celebrant and The Rev. Joe Smith, Homilist. Interment will follow in Catholic Cemetery. A reception will be held following the interment at St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church.

In lieu of flowers please consider a contribution in Jim’s memory to St. Jude’s, the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum or Hospice Savannah.

Please sign our on-line guest book at www.foxandweeks.com

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Candle tribute lit by Georgia Fogarty — Georgia

So sorry to hear of Jim's passing. He was a sweetheart May God comfort you during this time.

Liz Whitley, Rincon,, Ga

Candle tribute lit by Annette Cleary — Georgia

To the Fogarty Family .. I am so sorry for the loss of your father...he was a wonderful and kind man...always laughing and smiling no matter where he was..heaven has gained another angel and your dad is at peace now. Keeping you in my heart and prayers during this most difficult time.. Love and hugs to all...Annette Cleary BSS c/o79

Annette Cleary, Savanah, GA

Candle tribute lit by Lissa Coleman — Georgia

Deepest sympathy for you and your family. Through HIS tender love and divine understanding, May GOD grant you the comfort HE alone can give. Praying God will see you through this difficult time. Harry & Vickie Godbee

Harry and Vickie Godbee, Pooler, Ga

Candle tribute lit by Deacon susan — Georgia

Georgia & Family, May God give you comfort during this time of sorrow. He will lift you up and sustain you with His love. Jim will be missed here, but Heaven will be joyous! Terry

Terry Robertson, Savannah, Ga.

GeorgiaAnn, my prayers and thoughts are with you and the family during this difficult time. He loveS & cherishES you and the family. Share the love & memories you made over the years and his love & memory will remain forever. Love you

Ann Harte, Savannah, GA


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