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James F. Fecko, 56, of Canistota passed away on Sunday, January 28th due to complications from liver cancer at Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls. A memorial mass will begin on Saturday, February 3rd at 2 pm with visitation one hour prior at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Montrose. Burial will follow at St. Patrick's Cemetery and a celebration will be held after at the Canistota Fire Hall. Bring your own beverages. James F. Fecko was born on July 26, 1961 in Johnstown, PA to John J. and Mary (Gawel) Fecko. He grew up in Johnstown and graduated from school there. He enlisted in the Navy after graduation, where he met and eventually married Cindy Rosenbaum on March 4, 1995 in Virginia Beach, VA. After retiring from the service, Jim and Cindy came back to Cindy's home state of South Dakota. They lived near Canistota where he enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with friends. Jim is survived by: his wife, Cindy of Canistota; father, John of PA; and brothers, John (Paula), Joe (Nancy) and Jerry (Gail) of PA. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary in 2017. In lieu of flowers, all donations will be forwarded to Dougherty Hospice House. Per Jim's request, please wear casual attire to the service. www.kinzleyfh.com
Published on January 30, 2018
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