Mr. Gerald “Gerry” Michael Fitzgerald of Spaniard’s Bay passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Wednesday, January 11, 2023. Mr. Fitzgerald was 71 years old.
He leaves to mourn his loving family:
Wife: Mae Fitzgerald
Sons: Chris (Jennifer), Danny, David & John (Tiffany)
Grandchildren: Deaglan, Fianna, Ashlyn & Aaron
Siblings: Ron (Donna), Phonse & Brenda
And a very large circle of family, friends, clients & colleagues
Parents: Michael & Anne Fitzgerald
Mr. Fitzgerald was well known in the community, his church, and throughout the province as a member of the Association of Newfoundland Land Surveyors. Known for his kindness and generosity, he greeted all with a big smile, and he always put others’ needs ahead of his own. Above all, he loved his family beyond measure, and he will be greatly missed by all.
The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, 488 Conception Bay Highway, Spaniard’s Bay on Friday: 10:30 A.M.-12 Noon, 2-5 P.M. & 7-9 P.M. In lieu of flowers, as expressions of sympathy, donations may be made in his loving memory to Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre.
Funeral Mass will take place at 11:30 A.M. on Saturday, January 14, 2023 from St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, Riverhead Harbour Grace. Interment will follow at St. Anne’s R.C. Cemetery, Spaniard’s Bay.
Condolences may be written to the family at: sladesfuneralhome.ca on the Memory Wall section of the obituary. For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Spaniard’s Bay at 786-1613.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts, Spaniard’s Bay and surrounding areas.