Alfred John "Jack" Foulds III

  • Died: October 22, 2017
  • Location: Venice, Florida

Donohue Funeral Homes, Inc.

8401 W Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA 19082
Tel. (610) 449-0300

Tribute & Message From The Family

Beloved Husband, Loving Father, Grandfather, Uncle, & Brother

Message From The Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Alfred by adding your memories and photos.

Alfred John "Jack" Foulds, III, age 70, of Venice, FL, formerly of Philadelphia, PA, passed away suddenly on October 22, 2017.

Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Alfred John Foulds, II, and Matilda K. Foulds (nee Klatt).

Jack served two tours of duty with the 5th Special Forces of the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He served thirty two years with the Philadelphia Police Department before retiring in 2008. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police, the Masonic Lodge-Tacony 600, the Scottish Rite and the Wildwood Gables Yacht Club.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Patricia O'Donnell, his loving children Alfred John Foulds, IV (Michele), Michael Andrew Foulds, his nephew Carl Szollosy III, his dear grandchildren Isabella Rose and Alfred John Foulds, V, his sister Linda Matthews and several loving nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister, Janice Hartman Kelly.

Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing Sunday Evening, October 29, 2017 6:00-8:00 PM and Monday, October 30, 2017 9:00-10:00 AM at The Donohue Funeral Home, 8401 West Chester Pike (cor. Lynn Blvd.), Upper Darby, PA (610) 449-0300 followed by his Funeral Service at 10:00 AM. Interment SS Peter and Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Shriners Hospital or the Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial Society, 4720 Mercer Street, Philadelphia, PA 19137


Condolence & Memory Journal

Jack was the most pleasant human being I ever worked with in the Phila Police Dept. A true Gentlemen Rest In Peace my friend.

Posted by Rich C - Wildwood, NJ - Coworker   January 25, 2018

In loving memory to a close friend who will be sorley missed.Rip jack.memories of us will never be forgotten.

Posted by Arthur W Moffett sr/ jr - Wildwood crest, NJ - Friend   November 24, 2017

Dear Pat and family, We were so very sorry to hear of the sudden passing of Jack. He was such a kind and good man. We are so happy to have met such a beautiful couple. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during such a difficult time. God Bless you our friend.

Posted by SHARON AND RICH (BUTCH) JUMPER - RICHBORO, PA - Friend   November 03, 2017

RIP Jack, a Great guy.

Posted by Michael Duffy - San diego, CA   October 30, 2017

Pat & family, Our prayers & hearts go out to you @ Jack's sudden passing. He was a good man & kind neighbor. You are in our thoughts during this difficult time. Tony & Nancy Bollers, Venice, FL Oct 29, 2017

Posted by Nancy Bollers - Venice, FL - Neighbor   October 29, 2017

Very sad to hear this. Jack was a good man and he will be missed. Prayers out to family and friends.

Posted by Dave Black - Wildwood Crest, NJ - Friend   October 29, 2017

Dear Pat, my sincere condolences to you for Jack's untimely passing.My thoughts and prayers are with you
to get you through this heartbreak.

Posted by Manfred Ebert, friend of Diana    October 28, 2017

I am so sorry to hear of Jacks passing. I pray you find peace and comfort in all the good memories you have made over the years together. Death is not an ending but a new beginning and one day we will all be reunited in a place where their are no more tears just unspeakable joy. God Bless and comfort you all.

Posted by Sandra Cocker - Largo, FL - Family   October 27, 2017


Pat I am so sorry to hear about your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.Judy Hogan

Posted by judy hogan - drexel hill, PA - Friend   October 27, 2017


Dear Pat and family, I'm so sorry to hear of Jack's passing and send love and prayers. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, strength to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart. With caring thoughts,

Posted by Sandy Nelson - Fort Lauderdale, FL - Friend   October 26, 2017

Our deepest condolenses go out to the Foulds family. As a neighbor and a friend he will always be remembered.

Posted by William & Terry Mitchell - Philadelphia, PA - Friend   October 26, 2017

We will miss Jack, in our neighborhood in Venice, Fl,.. He was such a caring man and the nicest person,as is Pat.. Such sorrow at his passing, It's still hard to believe.. He is in our prayers and thoughts..Stay strong,Pat,Jack will always be with you in your heart. Gerry and Dick Marshall

Posted by gerry and richard marshall - venice,, FL - Neighbor   October 26, 2017

Dear Pat, we are sad beyond words. Just want to hug you.

Posted by Dexter & Mary Atkinson - Venice, FL - Friend   October 26, 2017

Pat, our sincere condolences. Jack was truly one of a kind. He never had anything but a smile on his face.

Posted by Bonnie and Charlie - Parkland, FL - Friend   October 26, 2017

Pat, George and I are so sorry to hear of Jack's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Posted by Kathy McDevitt - Marlton, NJ - Friend   October 26, 2017


Pat, my thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. I will see you when you get back to Florida, take care of yourself. You have another angel in Heaven watching over you!

Posted by Roseanna Martin-Hardy - Palm Harbor, FL - Friend   October 26, 2017

So sorry to hear of Jack's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Pat, and the entire family.

Posted by Tip and Sally Bradin - Drexel Hill, PA - Family   October 26, 2017

Aunt Pat I'm so sorry for your sudden loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and Jack's family at this time.
Love Susan Sheehan-Fasulo

Posted by susan Sheehan-Fasulo - Philadelphia, PA - Friend   October 26, 2017

So sorry for your loss. Jack was a great guy to work for and good friend he will be missed. Keeping your entire family in our prays.

David & Joann Beal, Naples Florida
Oct 26, 2017

Posted by David Beal - Naples, FL - Coworker   October 26, 2017

Pat so sorry to hear of Jack's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Posted by Ann and Frank - Bristol, PA - Friend   October 26, 2017

One of the nicest guys I ever had the pleasure to meet. Pat, you and Jack were "the perfect couple". May God continue to hold you in the Palm of His Hand as you go through this heart break. Love, Joan & Wes

Posted by Joan Bickel - Aldan, PA - Friend   October 26, 2017

Jack, you will be missed.....Seeing you on Stanton Road or on those rare occasions on the Beach, was always a pleasure and a cause for a smile.......RIP

Posted by Nancy Boan - Wildwood Crest, NJ - Friend   October 26, 2017


So sorry for your loss. Jack was a amazing person to know. He will be missed.
Prayers for you and your family.

Posted by patricia minahan - philadelphia, PA - Friend   October 26, 2017

Keeping the entire Foulds family in my thoughts and prayers. De Oppresso Liber....thank you for your service.

Posted by Pat Rooney - Richmond, VA - Family Friend   October 25, 2017

So sorry for the loss of a life long friend. We were in grade school and high school and were even in the cub scouts together. It was about 20 years ago that we spoke by phone and talked about the old days. RIP Jack.

Posted by Earl Erb - Nashville, TN - Classmate   October 25, 2017

Pat so sorry to hear of Jacks passing. You finally find your man and loved him but it wasn't long enough. We're thinking of you.

Posted by Marie & Joe Ford - Kennett Square, PA - Family Friend   October 25, 2017

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