James R. Fitzgerald age 83 of Johnston, passed away on July 24, 2012.
He was the beloved husband of Shirley M. (Lewis) Fitzgerald.
Born in Providence, a son of the late Bernard J. and Mary Olive (O’Brien) Fitzgerald.
Mr. Fitzgerald was an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict.
He was also a loving and caring person who was devoted to his family.
Besides his wife of over 50 years, he is survived by children, James, Charles Fitzgerald, Brenda Damasi all of Providence, Alice Fitzgerald, Geraldine O’Donnell of Johnston and Dorothy Beauvais of FL. He was the grandfather of 17, great-grandfather of 13 and the brother of Mary Gaudet, Eleanor Horrigan and Dorothy Mollo. He was also the brother of the late Charles Fitzgerald and Alice Mary Lahue.
A funeral service will be held on Monday at 11am in the Russell J. Boyle & Son Funeral Home 331 Smith St., Providence.
Burial will follow in RI Veterans Memorial Cemetery.
Visitation Sunday from 4 to 7 pm.
For online expressions of sympathy, visit www.boyleandsonfuneralhome.com