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Thomas K. Fitzgerald

February 27, 2018

Thomas K. Fitzgerald, 59, formerly of Watertown and Florida passed away February 21, 2018 at Green Meadows Nursing Homes, Catskill after a long battle with Huntington's Disease.

A graveside service will be held at Brookside Cemetery on Friday, March 2, at 10AM. There are no calling hours or funeral and local arrangements are entrusted with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown.

Tom was born in Watertown on October 15, 1958, son of the late John J. and Kathleen E. (Kirby) Fitzgerald, and he attended Watertown schools. He was a carnival worker, starting with Reithoffer Shows, and then working for several others in Florida. His passion was fishing and enjoying the outdoors.

Tom is survived by is brother John F. Fitzgerald and fiancée, Ronda, Watertown; sister, Jacqueline L. O'Riley and husband, Harlow, Charleston, SC; aunt, Rosemary Babcock, ME; two uncles, Dan Kirby and wife, Mary, Watertown and Larry Kirby, Chateaugay; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

In lieu of flowers, the family wishes donations in his name to Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Washington St., Watertown, NY 13601. Online condolences to his family may be posted at www.cummingsfuneral.com.


#5 Kevin Magovney 2018-04-13 02:21
Sorry to hear about Tom Jackie. In my long musical career he was my first drummer. I sstill think about the days on Knickerbocker ave. Your old friend, Kevin
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#4 Dan Green 2018-03-02 13:53
I'm so sorry to hear of Tom passing. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family Jackie.
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#3 Jim&Jamie Trombley&F 2018-02-28 12:55
Sorry for your lost John and Jackie
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#2 The Cooper Family 2018-02-28 09:23
We are so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. We have many fond childhood memories of the Coopers & Fitzgeralds! Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.
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#1 Tammy Potter Knapp 2018-02-28 08:58
Jackie and family,
So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and payers for you all.

Tammy Potter Knapp
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