John Woolsey

John Thomas Woolsey, 72, St. James, died Monday, Dec. 25, 2017, at the St. Luke’s Hospital in Chesterfield.

He was born Dec. 20, 1945, to Thomas and Gloria (Morgan) Woolsey, in Phelps County.

He was united in marriage to Dominga Gamboa, Oct. 3, 2002.

John was in real estate sales. He collected sports memorabilia, coached basketball teams that his son played on, loved listening to Elvis, and spending time with family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Gloria.

He is survived by wife, Dominga, of the home; children, Von-Joni Gamboa of the home, Scott Woolsey of St. James, Genevieve Hendrix of Owensville and Amanda Woolsey of Texas.

A Celebration of Life was held Saturday, Jan. 6, at the St. James Chapel of the James & Gahr Mortuary with Fr. Henry Ussher officiating.

Arrangements entrusted to James & Gahr Mortuary, St. James.